India Registered this tuesday Symbiotic cases dropped for the first time In one week, compared to the previous day, there was a decrease of nearly 30,000, and the total number of new infections was 323,144, while The death toll fell for the first time in 14 daysThere were 41 fewer cases than in the past 24 hours, and the total number of deaths was 2,771.
These positive data occurred in Worst stage The pandemic in India brought the cumulative total to 17.6 million cases and 197,894 deaths, According to the Indian Ministry of Health.
This country has become Global epicenter Faced with the violent development of this virus, this epidemic caused a sharp increase in the positive rate in just a few weeks, reporting a record number and causing Sanitation collapse In hospitals in the most affected areas, such as New Delhi or western Maharashtra.
head of World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus highlighted the situation on Monday “It’s not just heartbreaking” Living in India, its data currently accounts for more than one-third of the total number of infections in the world.
The health crisis that the country is experiencing has left Saturated images of hospitals and cremation They aroused international support and announced assistance from several countries, which pledged to provide the necessary medical supplies.
Among these goods, there is the one that arrived this morning, British medical suppliesThe spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of India, Arindam Bagchi, announced on Twitter that it includes 100 ventilators and 95 oxygen concentrators.
In addition, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Narendra Modi) had a telephone conversation with the President of the United States last night. Joe Biden, To approve the aid pledges of North American countries.In the dialogue with Biden, “emphasized the importance of a smooth and effective supply chain for vaccines and pharmaceutical raw materials. The healthcare partnership between India and India EE UU The global challenge of covid-19 can be solved,” Modi announced on his official Twitter account.
Asian countries have seen Vaccination campaign The main tool to alleviate the pandemic. Since January last year, 142 million doses have been administered, of which 3.3 million doses have been taken in the last 24 hours.