India on June 10 reported record 6,148 COVID-19 deaths, a sudden jump from 2,219 deaths reported each day before on June 9, consistent with the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
This is the very best number of COVID-19 fatalities reported in 24 hours in any country, so far, within the pandemic. The us of America had reported 5,444 daily COVID-19 deaths, a previous global record, on Lincoln’s Birthday .
India’s spike in daily infections has, however, been showing a downward trend and remained below one lakh for the third consecutive day on June 10.
The sudden jump in daily deaths is being attributed to the revision of the price in Bihar as reported on June 9 following an audit of deaths ordered by the supreme court .