The number of coronavirus cases in India surpassed the 2,000-mark on Thursday and the death toll mounted to 53. Of the 2,069 Covid-19 cases, 1,860 are active cases and 155 persons have been cured of the virus. Maharashtra is the worst affected with 335 cases, followed by Kerala with 265. Globally confirmed coronavirus cases across the world is approaching one million. Since emerging in China in December, coronavirus has infected more than 950,000 people — including at least 500,000 in Europe — and claimed more than 48,000 lives, according to John Hopkins tracker. Spain said on Thursday it had suffered a record 950 deaths in 24 hours, bringing the total number of fatalities to 10,003. The number of patients in US has gone over 200,000.