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Coronavirus Surges In India

India reported more than 18,000 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday and 400 deaths after an Indian company said it would start clinical trials of a potential vaccine.

The new infections confirmed in the past 24 hours raised India's cases to 566,840 — the fourth highest in the world.

Host Peter O'Dowd speaks with the BBC's Yogita Limaye in Mumbai.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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