Coronavirus overview: developments in India and the rest of the world

NEW DELHI: Fighter jets and transport planes on Sunday carried out air flights over major cities and towns, while military helicopters dropped petals at major hospitals across the country as part of a mega exercise to express gratitude to thousands of doctors, paramedics and other front-line workers fighting the pandemic. Meanwhile, India recorded a record jump of 83 deaths and 2,487 cases in 24 hours, as the number of Covid-19 deaths increased to 1,306 and total cases increased to 40,263, according to the Union health ministry.

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