Covid 19 cases in India crosses 40 lakhs on Saturday morning , just 13 days after hitting the 30 lakhs mark. That mean india registered last 10 lakhs cases in just 13 days. In the past 24 hours country surged to a new high of over 87,800. This was the third consecutive day of highest rise in new infections. After Brazil and US this is only india to record 40 lakhs cases. Cases in India have grown from 1 million to 4 million in 50 days. The same rise took 75 days in Brazil and 86 in the US. India’s tally went from 3 million to 4 million in just 13 days, the fastest 1 million rise yet. The previous fastest was 16 days, recorded in both India and the US. Maharashtra remains continue to the top rank among the most infected States.