Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 25,249,000, with over 846,000 deaths and 16,634,000 recoveries.
Worldwide, daily confirmed cases continue to increase.
In North America and across the world, the US maintains its place as the most affected country with more than 6 million total confirmed cases, followed by the Latin American and South Asian regions of Brazil and India, respectively.
However, India’s infections will likely surpass Brazil as the country continues to experience a rise in daily confirmed cases, though this is largely due to increases in testing.
Additionally, despite rising infections, India will re-open its train network in the capital city of New Delhi starting 7 September.
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This comes after a five-month hiatus, and will be initiated in a phased manner.
While passengers are expected to wear masks, the sheer number of passengers and tight quarters is concerning.
Natasha Karim, MPH, Managing Epidemiologist at GlobalData