Corona crisis has increased once again in many countries of the world. America, China and Brazil seem to be in the grip of a new wave of Corona. The news agency IANS quoted Johns Hopkins University as saying that the number of corona infected in the world has crossed 19.82 crores. The pandemic has killed 42.2 lakh people worldwide so far. This situation is when the work of vaccination is going on in full swing in all the countries of the world. At present, 4.11 billion doses of anti-Covid vaccine have been administered worldwide.
464 killed in Brazil
According to the news agency Reuters, 20,503 new cases of corona were reported in Brazil in the last 24 hours while 464 people died. According to the data released by the Ministry of Health of Brazil, the number of infected in the country has increased to 1,99,38,358 while the death toll from the epidemic has increased to 5,56,834. The government says that Brazil is facing a new wave of the corona epidemic. So far in Brazil, more than 14.20 million people have been given one dose of anti-Covid vaccine while more than 414 million people have been given both doses. At present, Brazil ranks third in the world in terms of corona cases after America and India.
Broken record of patients being admitted to the hospital in Florida
According to the report of the news agency AP, the number of people admitted to hospitals in a day in Florida, USA, has broken all previous records. The deepening of the epidemic in Florida can be gauged from the fact that 10,207 infected people had to be hospitalized in a single day. In Florida, about six months ago on 23 July 2020, 10,170 people infected with the epidemic were hospitalized. The rapidly increasing infection in Florida remains a cause for concern. An average of 1,525 adults and 35 children were hospitalized in Florida last week.
Cases increasing due to delta variant
The report said that due to the rapid spread of the Delta variant in Florida, the number of people admitted to hospitals and cases of infection has increased. According to data released on Saturday by the Federal Department of Health, there were 21,683 new cases of corona in Florida, the most in a day since the start of the epidemic. These figures testify to how fast cases are increasing in Florida in the state. Alam is that the hospitals have increased the number of their beds due to the increasing cases of Kovid-19. Some hospitals have sought permission to operate in excess of capacity.
411 killed in Iran, restrictions increased in Pakistan
The highest number of 37,189 cases of corona were reported in Iran in a single day on Monday. Earlier on Tuesday, the highest number of 34,951 cases were registered in a single day. With the death of 411 people due to the epidemic in Iran, the death toll has increased to 91,407. In view of the increasing cases of delta form in Pakistan, restrictions have been imposed again in major cities. The new restrictions will be applicable in the cities of Lahore, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Muzaffarabad, Mirpur, Faisalabad, Multan, Abbottabad, Peshawar, Karachi, Hyderabad and Gilgit. These restrictions will be effective from August 3 to August 31.
Japan increased restrictions
A state of emergency has been imposed in Chiba, Kanagawa, Saitama and Osaka prefectures amid the Olympic Games in Japan. Restrictions are already in place in Tokyo and Okinawa. Quoting the report of the news agency Xinhua, IANS has reported that the state of emergency will remain in the four new provinces till August 31. The emergency period in Tokyo and Okinawa has also been extended from August 22 to August 31. According to the statement issued by the government, serving liquor is prohibited. Outside six prefectures, a semi-emergency is in force in parts of Hokkaido, Ishikawa, Kyoto, Hyogo and Fukuoka until August 31.