There are now more than 27 million coronavirus infections confirmed in India since the start of the pandemic. Health authorities have reported 208,921 new cases confirmed in the last 24 hours and another 4,157 deaths, a figure that is rising again. The bulletin reported by the ‘Times of India’ speaks of 27,157,795 infections with 311,388 deaths since the beginning of the health emergency. In the Asian giant, with a population of over 1.3 billion people, there are 2,495,591 active cases. According to official data, 24,350,816 people recovered after contracting the virus. Yesterday India had reported 3,511 deaths and, for the first time since mid-April, less than 200,000 cases of Covid-19 (196,427) ascertained within 24 hours, well below the more than 400,000 at the beginning of the month.