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Asia’s Covid-19 case count crossed 10 million over the weekend despite slowing infections. Asia now accounts for about one-fourth of the global caseload of 42.1 million. With over 163,000 deaths, the region accounts for 14% of the global covid-19 toll, a Reuters tally based on official reporting by countries shows. The true numbers of cases and deaths are likely higher, experts say, given deficiencies in testing and potential underreporting in many countries. India, with 7.8 million cases, is the worst hit in the region, followed by Bangladesh, which has 400,000 cases. For more updates, here’s Mint Lite.
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