India’s coronavirus infections touch highest in more than three months
19 Mar 2021
An elderly couple waits for their turn as they sit outside a vaccination room, at Max Super Speciality Hospital in New Delhi. File/Reuters
India reported 39,726 new coronavirus cases on Friday, its highest in more than three months, as the worst-hit states, such as western industrialised Maharashtra, adopted fresh curbs to restrain the spread of the disease.