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The third wave of Corona continues. Britain reported the highest number of new cases in the world in the last 24 hours. Here 48,161 new patients of Corona were found. Despite this, the lockdown was lifted here on 19 July i.e. from Monday itself. On the other hand, 88 new cases were found in Singapore on Sunday, which is the highest in 11 months. Delta virus is spreading rapidly in America. In a week, there has been a 70% increase in new cases here.
In Britain, around 50 thousand cases are coming every day. Prime Minister Boris Johnson says that the country is going through the worst economic recession in 300 years. If we do not remove the lockdown now, then it will have to be removed in winter. Then the risk of spreading the virus will be higher, because it spreads more in the cold.
4.45 lakh new cases in the last 24 hours in the world
On July 18, 4.45 lakh new cases were reported in the world. In such a situation, the total number of corona cases has increased to 19.12 crores. On Sunday, 6,878 infected people died and 3.37 lakh people were cured of it. So far 41.05 lakh people have lost their lives due to corona in the world. 17.41 crore people have recovered from it.
1,093 deaths in Indonesia yesterday
44,721 new cases were registered in Indonesia on Sunday. It is second only to Britain in the list of the country with the most cases in a day. The highest number of 1,093 deaths were recorded here on Sunday. With this, the total number of people who died here has gone up to 73,582. On Sunday, for the fourth consecutive day, the number of new infected and deaths exceeded that of India and Britain.
Delta variant cases on the rise in the US
Here on July 18, 9,513 new cases were reported. Rochelle Valensky, director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention here, said that in a week, the country has seen a 70% increase in the number of cases. More than 40% of the cases reported during this period are from the four states here. Vaccine rates are also very low in these states.
Most patients found in Singapore after 11 months
Singapore, with a population of 5.9 million, has reported the highest number of 88 cases in a single day since August last year. The total cases here have gone up to 63,073. 40% of the population here has been vaccinated. The target is to have the remaining people vaccinated by August 9. The government here is trying to strike a balance between lockdown and opening up the economy.
Patients increasing due to reduced deaths in Italy
There were only 3 deaths from Corona on 18 July. A day earlier on Saturday, 13 people had lost their lives here. On the other hand, 3,127 cases were reported on Sunday. This is the sixth consecutive day that a rise in cases has been registered here. Health experts said that after Italy’s victory in the European Soccer Championships, there were celebrations across the country, but in it all the rules of prevention from Corona were put on hold. This increases the risk of infection.