76K death still India at its best in combating covid.It happens in India.
World Health Organization officials say coronavirus situation is likely to be more difficult in next two months
Maximum cases & deaths primarily reported from Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, UP, Delhi, West Bengal, Bihar, Telangana, Odisha, Assam, Kerala and Gujarat. All these reported more than 1 Lakh cases: Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, in Lok Sabha, on #COVID19
With our endeavour to manage #COVID19, India has been able to limit its cases and deaths per million to 3,328 cases per million and 55 deaths per million population respectively, which is one of the lowest in the world as compared to similarly affected countries: Health Minister.
Coronavirus , Front-line workers will get vaccine first: Harsh Vardhan
I shall be the first to offer myself for receiving it if people have a trust deficit, says Union Health Minister
“I shall be the first to offer myself for receiving COVID-19 vaccine if people have a trust deficit,” said Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan while interacting on the Sunday Samvad social media platform.
Further experts had their say,
Dr. Ambuj Roy from the Department of Cardiology of AIIMS advised elderly people and those suffering from other diseases like hypertension and cancer to take extra precautions to avoid the infection.
Dr Naresh Gupta of LNJP Hospital, Delhi told people to maintain hygiene and social distancing.
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan makes a statement on COVID-19. This is the third statement of the minister in the House, regarding the pandemic.
As on Sept.11, over 200 countries are affected, he says. As on Sept 11, 250 countries are affected.2.79 crore people infected with 3.2% case fatality rate. Over 45 lakh cases, more than 76,000 deaths reported in India. 77.65% cases have recovered.
With our endeavour to manage the COVID-19, India has been able to manage the pandemic. He points out that the case and death per million is lowest in India.
As he goes on to list the symptoms of the disease, Speaker intervenes. “Why don’t give the important details alone,” he suggests.
“I won’t take more than 10-15 minutes, sir,” the minister says.
The four-month nationwide lockdown helped the country to successfully prevent the aggressive progress of COVID-19. He says the four-month lockdown help the country ramp up the healthcare infrastructure. There has been 36.3 times increase in beds and 24.6 times increase in ICU beds since the breakout, he says.
Chinese virologist Li-Meng Yan says she has scientific proof that Sars-CoV-2 is man-made. Chinese virologist Dr Li-Meng Yan has claimed that the novel coronavirus was made in a government controlled laboratory in Wuhan and asserted that she has scientific proof to back the claim.
The virologist, who became the whistleblower against the Chinese government over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, was in December last year tasked with looking into a cluster of Sars-like cases coming out of mainland China. The top scientist working in Hong Kong claimed that she discovered a cover-up operation during her investigation and said that the Chinese government knew about the spread of the virus before publicly acknowledging it.
Dr Li-Meng, who specialised in virology and immunology at the Hong Kong School of Public Health, was allegedly forced to flee to the United States over safety concerns.