INDIA ACCOUNTS FOR NEARLY HALF OF COVID-19 CASES REPORTED WORLDWIDE LAST WEEK.
Written by wave FM on May 5, 2021
India has accounted for nearly half of the COVID-19 cases reported worldwide last week.
The World Health Organization said this as the country’s coronavirus deaths rose by a record three thousand seven hundred and eighty deaths were reported during the last 24 hours.
The WHO said in its weekly epidemiological report that India accounted for 46 per cent of global cases and 25 per cent of global deaths reported in the past week. The health ministry data showed that the daily infections rose by more than three hundred and eighty two thousand today, the 14th straight day of more than three hundred thousand cases.
Edited by George Ukaegbu