India to begin lifting COVID-19 restrictions

It has given states the power to do the same in non-high risk areas, even though the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise.

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    The Indian government says it will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions from Monday.

    It has given states the power to do the same in non-high risk areas, even though the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise.

    Sunday saw the biggest one-day jump with more than 8,000, taking the total number of cases to nearly 200,000 with more than 5,000 deaths.

    Al Jazeera's Elizabeth Puranam reports from the capital New Delhi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera News


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