ABC News (Australia) shows that about half of the 150 seats on the flight leaving New Delhi tonight are left empty after more than 40 people tested positive to the virus, meaning they and their close contacts cannot fly.
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India COVID-19 deaths could touch 1 million by August: Lancet
Al Jazeera English shows that for the second day in a row, more than 4,000 people have died of COVID-19 in India.UK medical journal The Lancet has warned the death toll could reach one million by August.India has already the third-highest COVID-19 death toll in the world.
Al Jazeera’s Pavni Mittal reports from New Delhi, India.