Global report: India has highest rise in Covid-19 cases as Latin America toll passes 100,000June 24, 2020
Portugal, Spain and Bulgaria reimpose some restrictions to contain fresh outbreaks
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India has recorded its highest daily rise in new infections and the death toll in Latin America has passed 100,000 as countries from Croatia to Iran and Portugal to Bulgaria stepped up efforts to contain ongoing and fresh outbreaks of Covid-19.
Soldiers were called in to manage healthcare centres in Delhi after nearly 4,000 people in the Indian capital tested positive in 24 hours. Authorities have promised to make 20,000 extra beds available in temporary facilities run by army medics.