In India, the number of people infected with coronavirus exceeded 70 thousand

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70807 SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infections have been detected in India since the outbreak of the new virus, The Hindu reports May 12.

For May 11, 3591 new infected with coronavirus were detected. At the same time, the number of people cured of COVID-19 increased by 1931 people, and the total number of people recovered was 22557 people, which is more than 31% of the number of those infected. In total, 2295 people infected with coronavirus were able to do this in India.

Almost a third of all infected are in one state – the state of Maharashtra. Another third of those infected are in Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory of Delhi.

Recall that the first case of coronavirus infection was detected in India on January 30. Until mid-March, the number of cases of infection did not exceed two hundred, but then the growth rate of the number of infected increased – by the end of March in India there were more than 1.5 thousand infected SARS-CoV-2.

We also recall that in the United States the number of infected SARS-CoV-2 exceeded 1.27 million people. In Russia, SARS-CoV-2 was detected in more than 232 thousand people. In China, the number of infected is at the level of 84 thousand people.

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