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There is a lockdown in most of the UK. Due to this, business activities are completely closed. There is a lot of opposition to this, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson has made it clear that the lockdown will not be lifted at the moment.
- The number of infected people in the world crosses 4.96 crore, the number of cured patients has exceeded 3.52 crore
- More than 99.17 lakh infected in US, more than 2.40 lakh people died
The number of corona infections in the world has exceeded 4.96 crores. 3 crore 52 lakh 34 thousand 120 patients have been recovered. So far, over 1.55 crore people have died. These figures are according to www.worldometers.info/coronavirus. In America and Europe, infection is reaching alarming levels. In Britain, 413 infected people died on Saturday during treatment. More than one lakh cases were reported in the US for the eighth consecutive day.
Heavy pressure on UK hospitals
Infection in Britain Like other European countries, the infection is spreading rapidly. The government imposed curfew in some parts of the country, but to no avail. More than 25 thousand cases were reported here on Saturday. Even more worrying is that 413 infected people died here during this period. The government has made it clear that despite all the protests there is no plan to end the lockdown. So far in Britain, some 50 thousand people have died from corona. There is pressure on Boris Johnson to open the country’s schools and businesses. However, he has denied this in view of increasing cases of deaths and infections.
Things are bad in four states of America
Things are getting worse in America. A record 1 lakh 28 thousand cases were reported on Friday. On Saturday, this figure has come down to one lakh 26 thousand. The death toll also increased by a thousand. There were so many deaths for the fourth consecutive day. Now there are more than one crore cases in America itself. The US Health Department is concerned that more than one lakh cases were reported for the sixth consecutive day. The death toll has exceeded 2 lakh 35 thousand. Infections are the fastest spreading in counts, Iowa, Colorado and Minnesota.
On Saturday, a person goes to New York’s Times Square with a face shield. More than one lakh cases were reported in the US for the eighth consecutive day on Saturday. New President Elect Joe Biden has stated that his first priority will be to work out an effective strategy against Corona. If the Corona is able to deal with it, the economy will also improve.
Night curfew in Italy
On Friday, 38 thousand cases were reported in Italy. Meanwhile, the government has imposed a night curfew. People have been told that if they do not comply, they may have to go to jail with fines. The special thing is that cases are increasing every day in Italy. Every day this figure is increasing from 2 to 3 thousand. 9934 cases were reported in March-April in Lombardy, the epicenter of the infection.