COVID-19 2nd Wave India: Nation Registers Highest Single Day Deaths Since The Beginning Of The Pandemic

The downward trajectory of declining fresh Coronavirus infections proceeds further with 2,22,315 new cases being accounted for in the last 24 hours. Upwards of 4500+ COVID-19 deaths were reported on Sunday.

By Harkirpal Singh, Updated : May 24, 2021 10:16 IST
COVID-19 2nd Wave India: Nation Registers Highest Single Day Deaths Since The Beginning Of The Pandemic
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With 4,454 new fatalities just now, India on Monday accomplished an inauspicious achievement as the country's COVID-19 loss of life crossed the 3-lakh mark, the Union Health Ministry educated. 

Be that as it may, the direction of declining new Covid-19 infections proceeds further with 2,22,315 new cases being accounted for just now. Upwards of 2,40,842 new infections were accounted for on Sunday and 2,76,070 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday. 

As per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), the nation recorded 3,02,544 new recuperations just now, dwarfing new cases. 

The total caseload in India presently stands 2,67,52,447 at including 27,20,716 active cases. The loss of life mounted to 3,03,720, while the recuperation count came to 2,37,28,011. This is the eighth back to back day when India has recorded under 3 lakh new cases. 

Karnataka, which has as of late overwhelmed Maharashtra in the quantity of active infections, has now 4,73,007 active COVID-19 infections, aggravating the state hit by the pandemic followed by Maharashtra with 3,51,005 active cases and Kerala with 2,77,973 active cases. 

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), an aggregate of 33,05,36,064 subjects have been tested for COVID-19 up to May 22. Of them, 19,28,127 examples were tested on Sunday. As per the Union Health Ministry, upwards of 19,60,51,962 dosages of COVID-19 antibodies have been regulated so far since the initiation of the immunization drive on January 16. 

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On Sunday, the MOHFW educated that the every day Covid-19 positivity rate has declined to 11.34 percent. The public recuperation rate has improved further to contact 88.30 percent and the public death rate presently remains at 1.13 percent.  

Seven states including Karnataka, Maharashtra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and Rajasthan represent 66.88 percent of India's absolute active infections, the wellbeing service had said. 

On May 7, with 4,14,188 new COVID-19 cases being enlisted just now, India revealed its most elevated single-day spike since the pandemic started a year ago. On May 17, India's day by day spike of Covid cases stayed underneath the 3 lakh mark interestingly following 26 days. 

From that point forward, the everyday new cases in the nation have been floating beneath the 3-lakh mark. On May 19, India recorded the most elevated single-day COVID-19 fatalities with 4,529 new passings just now. 

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