Out of the 11 lakh COVID-19 patients, 226,669 have recovered from the disease.
The White House predicted that as many as 240,000 people in the USA could die from the virus.
It's been three months since the first case of COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, was reported in Wuhan, China, on December 31.
Across the Atlantic, the United States became the first nation with more than 200,000 COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, according to a new tally from Johns Hopkins University.
NY has been hit the hardest in the United States with more than 1,500 deaths and nearing 50,000 positive cases.
Though the tally kept by Johns Hopkins records one million confirmed cases, the actual number is thought to be much higher.
The cumulative number of infection cases in the country rose to 57,763.
The death tolls in the U.S. and France have continued to climb too. "We've been preparing for a worst-case scenario, which is in a lot of ways starting to materialize", said Mike Lanotte, director of the New York State Funeral Directors Association.
The million-case mark is an alarming new milestone in the global pandemic.
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"Over the past five weeks, we have seen nearly exponential growth in the number of new COVID-19 cases, reaching nearly all countries, territories and areas", he said. "That is the opposite of what we and the Administration, on behalf of the American people, both seek".