After US, India Conducts More Pandemic Tests: Donald Trump

Tue Aug 11 2020 13:17:19 GMT+0530 (IST)

The United States which is the worst-affected nation also tops the list of the nations that are carrying out more pandemic tests. The United States tested as many as 65 million pandemic tests so far.

US President Donald Trump who called for a press briefing said that the US which conducted around 65 million tests is the country tops the list of nations that conducted the highest number of tests followed by India.

He said that India which tested around 11 million pandemic tests made it to the second slot and expressed his confidence that by the end of this year they will produce a vaccine.

The United States has more than 50 lakh infections of the contagious disease, while more than 1.62 lakh people succumbed to the contagious disease so far.

India has a total of 22,68,675 infections with around 53,601 people contacting the virus in the last 24 hours. So far 45,257 people succumbed to the contagious disease in the country