India is the only third country registered more than two million people infected with the coronavirus.
This writes the news agency Reuters.
It happens, after further good and well-62.500 people on Friday has been recorded as infected in the country. Button 1.4 million is, according to the Johns Hopkins University raskmeldte.
the Infection has among other things, have spread to smaller cities and rural areas, which has contributed to the rapidly growing outbreak.
It can be a problem, since the healthcare system in the country is more vulnerable in remote areas.
According to the BBC registered the country its first case of the covid-19, as virussygdommen called, 30. January.
17. July, there had been a million smittetilfælde in India, 12 days later a million and a half and nine days later, two million.
Only the UNITED states and Brazil have registered more infected in total.
Set in relation to population is India's official figures, however, quite low, as the country has around 1,35 billion inhabitants.
According to the statistics page Worldometers.info the country has barely 1500 people infected per one million inhabitants, which is lower than for example Denmark.
But several experts wounds, according to the AFP news agency has doubts about the official announcements, and believes that the real figures may be much higher.
India has begun to reopen the country after a months-long lockdown in order again to get time in the economy.
It is particularly in the wake of this decision, to smittetallene started to rise.
at the same time however, life started to return on the streets in the capital New Delhi and the megapolis of Mumbai, where the infection seems already to have peaked, describes the AP.
For some weeks ago showed a study in New Delhi, according to the AFP, that up to a quarter of the 20 million people may have been infected with the virus.
in Addition, one study has shown that over half of the residents in Mumbai's slums have been infected with the coronavirus.