In India, 62,714 new cases of Covid-19 (Covid-19) have been reported in the last 24 hours, which is the highest number of infections in a single day this year. With this, the total cases of infection in the country have increased to 1,19,71,624.
Coronavirus outbreaks are spreading rapidly. Cases are constantly increasing. Meanwhile, shocking figures have emerged from Bengaluru, where more children below 10 years of age are being found positive as the number of COVID-19 cases increases. This month, 472 children under 10 years of age have been found corona positive and it is expected that by the end of this week the number may reach 500.
Of the 472 corona positive children found in Bengaluru, 244 are boys and 228 are girls. Experts say that the second wave of virus has affected children more than last year. The family is moving out of the house, due to which the cases of corona in the family are increasing because it is happening continuously.
A member of the Karnataka Technical Advisory Committee says that a year ago there were no cases of children because they were not exposed to the virus. They were confined to their homes during the lockdown. Now, they are going to the parks or playing in the common areas of their apartment complex. In addition, children can also act as coronavirus carriers. Experts say that it is difficult to get children to wear masks properly and to do social distancing.
Corona figures in the country
In India, 62,714 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the last 24 hours, which is the highest number of infections in a single day this year. With this, the total cases of infection in the country has increased to 1,19,71,624 while in 2021, the number of people who lost their lives in the first day crossed 300. According to the data released by the Union Health Ministry on Sunday, the cases of corona virus have increased for the 18th consecutive day. The number of under-treated cases in the country has increased to 4,86,310 which is 4.06 percent of the total cases while the rate of healthy people has come down to 94.58 percent.
Corona death rate in the country is 1.35 percent
According to the data released till eight o’clock in the morning, 62,714 new cases of infection were reported in the last 24 hours, which is the highest since October 16, 2020, while the death toll has increased to 1,61,552 with the loss of 312 more lives. This is the highest number of people who have lost their lives with the corona virus in about three months. Earlier, on 25 December 2020, 336 people died in one day. At the same time, on October 16, 63,371 new cases of infection were reported in 24 hours. So far 1,13,23,762 people have recovered from this disease, while the death rate is 1.35 percent.
One crore cases of corona in the country exceeded in December
In India, the cases of COVID-19 had crossed 20 lakh on August 7. After this, the cases of infection had crossed 30 lakh on 23 August, 40 lakh on 5 September and 50 lakh on 16 September. The cases of infection from global epidemic crossed 60 lakh on 28 September, 70 lakh on 11 October, 80 lakh on 29 October, 90 lakh on 20 November and one crore on 19 December.
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