In India, one of the countries most affected by the new coronavirus epidemic, 4,187 people have died in the last 24 hours, the highest daily loss due to the virus. A cardboard bed care center has been set up in the country where the health care system is collapsing.
08.05.2021 – 17:29
According to the Indian Ministry of Health, 401,078 Jovid-19 cases and 4,187 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours.
Thus, the number of casualties in the country due to Covid-19 was the highest since the beginning of the epidemic.
Experts warn that the actual number of accidents and deaths could be higher than reported.
In India, which has the highest number of incidents and deaths per day, the total number of incidents reached 21 million 892 thousand 676, and the number of injured reached 238 thousand 270.
3 million 723 thousand 446 patients are being treated in the country.
In Tamil Nadu, India’s southern state, officials said the province would begin on May 10 and run until May 24.
Officials said businesses, shops and markets would be open today and tomorrow to prepare citizens for a complete closure.
COMPLETELY CLOSED IN TAMIL NADU STATE
Although 167 million 346 thousand 544 doses of vaccine have been administered since the launch of the vaccination campaign in India, which has a population of 1.4 billion, the campaign has not yet reached a level that can stop the epidemic.
Adar Poonawalla, executive director of the Indian Serum Institute (SII), the world’s largest vaccine producer, told the Financial Times that there was a shortage of vaccines and that it would take months.
The institute, which has a manufacturing contract with AstraZeneca and undertakes to produce vaccines for the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Covid-19 Vaccine Access Program, must meet an urgent domestic demand that could adversely affect the global supply of vaccines. .
The United States, Britain, Germany and other countries have stepped up exports of medicines, test kits and medical oxygen supplies to India, as well as substances used in the production of vaccines.
US Chargé d’Affaires in New Delhi Dabiel B. Smith, the vaccine components imported into the country will help produce 20 million AstaZeneca vaccines.
SII General Manager Poonwalla called on US President Joe Biden to lift the embargo on some raw materials required for vaccine production.
The United States has called for the abolition of intellectual property rights over Covid-19 vaccines to support vaccine production. Such a step is expected to stimulate vaccine production in India.
CARDON BEDROOM BAKU CENTER ESTABLISHED
A girl’s dormitory in Gurugram, Haryana, India, has become a treatment center for a coronavirus (Covid-19).
In a country where health equipment is inadequate, cardboard beds have been installed in the care center.