The corona epidemic has once again started scaring the world. Many countries facing the second wave are worried about the third wave. Even after vaccination, an increase in cases is being recorded. In Brazil, where 1,209 people have died due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours. At the same time, 3,709 new cases of corona were found in the last 24 hours in Tokyo amid the Olympics in Japan. To curb the infection in Wuhan in China, it has been decided to conduct a corona test of all residents of the city, while in Nepal due to the delta version, hospitals are filling up with patients.
1,209 died of corona in Brazil
In Brazil, 1,209 people have died due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours. With this, the total death toll has increased to 5,58,432. Meanwhile, 32,316 new cases have been reported. Brazil is currently the second country in the world most affected by Corona after the United States. India ranks third after the United States and Brazil. The ministry said that the South American country is facing a new wave of infections.
More than 3,700 cases found in Tokyo
In the last 24 hours in Tokyo, the capital of Japan, 3,709 new cases of corona were found. A day earlier in the city hosting the Olympics, 4,058 cases were found. More than three thousand cases are being registered in Tokyo for five consecutive days. Doctors have also criticized the government’s response to the rising number of cases. A day earlier, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga decided that only patients with severe cases of COVID-19 would be admitted to hospitals. Meanwhile, Japan has declared a state of emergency in Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa, Osaka and Okinawa prefectures starting July 31.
All residents of Wuhan will be tested
The corona virus is spreading again in the city of Wuhan, China. To curb the infection, it has been decided to conduct corona test of all the residents of the city. In this city with a population of 11 million, the first case of corona was found at the end of 2019 and from this the virus spread all over the world. Seven cases of corona were found on Monday in Wuhan, the capital of central China’s Hubei province. No case was found here since last June.
Delta variant havoc in Nepal
The delta version of the corona virus is spreading rapidly in Nepal. To deal with rising infections during the second wave, hospitals had increased their bed capacity by building temporary shelters on their premises. In such a situation, the fear of the third wave is looming over the country, hospitals have once again opened shelters for the patients. As of Wednesday morning, Sukarraj Tropical Hospital has 35 out of 100 normal beds, while 22 of its 28 ICU beds are being treated for the infected.
Turkey has highest number of cases since May
Cases have started to rise again after the easing of Corona epidemic restrictions in Turkey. About two thousand new cases have been reported in a day. The number of new coronavirus cases in Turkey reached nearly 25,000 on Tuesday, the highest level in nearly three months. In view of the increasing cases of corona, the Health Minister has urged people to get vaccinated against the virus. The number of deaths due to corona also increased to 126, which is the highest since June 1. As the country grapples with another wave of the virus, officials say two-thirds of adults in the country have received at least one dose of the vaccine, while less than half have received two.