Covid India, over 200 thousand infections in 24 hours: never so many
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New record of coronavirus infections in India where, for the first time, there are more than 200,000 new confirmed cases within 24 hours. The total number of infections in the country exceeds 14 million since the start of the pandemic. The Ministry of Health reported 200,739 new cases and another 1,038 deaths. In total, 173,123 people have died from complications related to Covid in the Asian giant.
The state of Maharashtra, that of Mumbai, remains the hardest hit with almost 59,000 new cases and 278 deaths in 24 hours. The authorities have imposed the closure of restaurants and banned gatherings, gatherings with more than five people. New Delhi has recorded a record of 17,282 new confirmed cases and here, as in Mumbai, hospital beds and oxygen supplies are scarce, while arrangements have come to convert private clinics and hotels into facilities for Covid patients.
Variants of the virus with “double mutation” have been identified in patients in ten states and this could be the cause of the increase in infections and a faster spread of the virus in these areas, according to sources from the Ministry of Health cited by Ndtv. India, with a population of over 1.3 billion inhabitants, is the second country in the world for the number of infections, after the United States, and the fourth country in the world for the number of deaths after the United States, Brazil and Mexico.
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