A man gets vaccinated at the Urban Primary Health Center in Uttar Pradesh, India.
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India’s second wave of coronavirus infection shows no signs of slowing down.
The South Asian country reported more than 200,000 new cases and more than 1,000 deaths over a 24-hour period on Thursday, according to health ministry data. Most of the new infections are being reported in a handful of states, including the western state of Maharashtra, which is home to India’s financial capital Mumbai.
Government data also suggests that more states are showing an upward trajectory in reported cases, which have been rising since February. The death rate is also…