The numbers on coronavirus infections arriving from India are impressive, where 103,558 cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours, reaching a six-digit number of infections for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. The new infections bring the total number of infections to 12.5 million, making India the third country in the world with the highest number of cases in absolute terms behind the United States and Brazil. With 487 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, the total number of deaths caused by the pandemic from Covid-19 has risen to 165,101.
In England since April 9, free tampons for all twice a week
From Friday 9 April free tampons twice a week for all citizens in England. This was announced by the British government in a statement, stating that in addition to schools and workplaces, new centers will be set up in the future to conduct rapid anticovid tests. Anyone can be swab, with the expected result in 30 minutes, even in the absence of symptoms. “As we continue to make good progress in our vaccination program and the roadmap to cautiously loosen restrictions progresses, regular rapid tests are even more important to ensure that our efforts are not wasted,” said Premier Boris Johnson. According to the latest data released by Worldmeter, there are a total of 4,359,388 infections registered in the United States with 126,836 deaths, but only 10 deaths in the last 24 hours.
In France, national production of subcontracted vaccines starts
The autonomous production of vaccines against Covid-19 begins this week in France thanks to several subcontracting factories. The goal of this national production is what President Emmanuel Macron has called “a question of independence”. Production of 250 million doses is planned by the end of the year. According to the latest data released by Worldmeter, a total of 4,822,470 infections have been registered in the United States with 96,678 deaths.
In the United States 161 million vaccinated, 59 also with second dose
More than 161 million vaccine doses are administered in the United States. This was reported by the federal agency of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Cdc). In the last week, the average number of vaccinated people was 3 million and 72 thousand per day. Of the more than 104 million people who received at least one dose, more than 59 million also received the second. According to the latest data released by Worldmeter, there are a total of 31,420,331 infections registered in the United States with 568,777 deaths.