Delhi opens 'world's largest' virus care centre

  05 July 2020    Read: 956
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The authorities in the Indian capital Delhi have inaugurated a 10,000-bed coronavirus care centre.

It will treat people with mild symptoms and those who have tested positive but are not showing any signs of Covid-19.

The size of nearly 20 football pitches, it's being described by the local media as the largest coronavirus centre in the world.

Delhi is among India's worst-hit regions.

The country recorded 24,800 infections on Saturday - a daily record. More than 19,000 people have died so far.

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