Covid-19: The number of cases in India increased more than 5 times after 1 month

Belarus recorded more than 3,600 children infected with Covid-19. (Artwork. Source: The Economic times)
Belarus recorded more than 3,600 children infected with Covid-19. (Artwork. Source: The Economic times)

On June 2, according to Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data, the number of new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infections that caused Covid-19 acute respiratory infections increased by 8,171 cases in 24. now it reaches 198,706, including 5,598 deaths.

A month ago, the number of Covid-19 patients in India was just over 37,000, however, so far, this number has increased more than 5 times.

The state of Maharashtra is the largest epidemic in India with more than 70,000 cases. The Mumbai capital alone has recorded 41,099 cases and is expected to exceed 50,000 next week.

In the capital Delhi, the number of cases has increased to 20,834 cases, 3 months after the first patient was notified.

The number of Covid-19 cases in India increased sharply after the central government decided to loosen restrictions on a national blockade order to prevent the disease from spreading, even though some states have decided to continue to maintain This method until June 30.

On May 30, Indian authorities released detailed guidance on a three-phase plan to reopen the already depleted economy after more than two months of nationwide blockade.

In Russia, a report by the Federal Steering Committee for Covid Prevention said that as of June 2, an additional 8,863 new cases of SARS-CoV-2 were reported in 84 federal subjects, bringing the total number of Covid cases. -19 to 423 741 people (up 2.1%).

Among the new cases, there were 3 715 (41.9%) cases without clinical manifestations. Within the past 1 day, Russia had an additional 11,108 people recovered, bringing the total number of people cured to 186,985 and recorded an additional 182 deaths, bringing the total number of deaths from Covid-19 to 5,037.

According to the announcement of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, as of 9pm on June 2 (local time), an additional 328 cases were reported positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of infected people to 24,340, including 727 deaths. died, increased 9 cases in the past 24 hours and 10,078 patients recovered, an increase of 388 people recovered in the last 24 hours.

Currently, Ukraine has 16,896 patients treated at home on self-isolation, 7,444 patients treated at the hospital. The number of seriously ill patients using a ventilator is 286 people.

In Belarus, the Ministry of Health reported a total of 43,403 positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, an increase of 847 cases compared with the previous one.

Within 24 hours an additional 262 people recovered, bringing the total number of people recovered from the disease to discharge to 18,776 people; At the same time, there were 5 more deaths, bringing the total number of deaths to 240 patients. As of June 1, Belarus had a total of 553,377 tests to detect Covid-19.

In another development, Tatyana Burd, the main expert of the Department of Maternal and Child Care of the Belarus Ministry of Health, said 3,600 children in the country were positive for SARS-CoV-2, of which, 95% Infected children in the form of almost no symptoms. Some children have mild illness and none are seriously ill.