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India has one of the world’s lowest Covid-19 mortality rates. But the numbers don’t tell the whole story

The country of 1.3 billion people has the second-highest number of cases globally (more than 4.4 million), and the third highest number of deaths (over 75,000), according to Johns Hopkins University — and the outbreak shows no sign of abating. But India’s reported mortality rate — calculated by the number of deaths per 100 confirmed […]