India logs 2+ lakh coronavirus cases; doubling in 10 days

15 Avril, 2021, 14:05 | Auteur: Yves Courtet
  • India logs 2+ lakh coronavirus cases doubling in 10 days

A total of 2,00,739 new COVID-19 cases have been registered in a span of 24 hours, while death toll increased to 1,73,123 with 1,038 daily new fatalities, the highest since October 3, 2020, the data updated at 8 am showed.

India's richest state Maharashtra, the epicentre of the national second wave and which accounts for about a quarter of the country's cases, is due to impose stringent restrictions from Wednesday to try to contain the spread. Maharashtra not only has the highest cases and deaths in the country but also has one of the highest test positivity rates in the world.

The number of new coronavirus cases in India hit a record daily high with 1,84,372 infections pushing the total tally of cases to 1,38,73,825, while the active cases surpassed the 13-lakh mark, Â according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday.

The country's total caseload reached 14.1 million, just behind the United States that leads the global tally with 31.4 million cases.

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Hospitals in other places including Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state, reported oxygen shortages.

India's government said the country was producing oxygen at its full capacity everyday for the last two days and it had boosted output.

"Along with the ramped up production of the oxygen manufacturing units and the surplus stocks available, the present availability of oxygen is sufficient", the health ministry said in a statement on Thursday. These included Kerala, where infections surged to 7,515, the highest since October 31, Tamil Nadu (6,984 cases, the highest since July 27), Andhra Pradesh (4,228, highest since October 13), Jharkhand (2,844, August 31), Uttarakhand (1,925, September 19), Odisha (1,784, October 23), J&K (1,269, September 20), Tripura (62, November 21) and Meghalaya (87, December 13). Brazil, with 13.52 million cumulative cases, is now recording over 72,000 infections daily on an average.

"This virus is more infectious and virulent". "The situation is chaotic".

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