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In India there are more than 95,000 cases of corona viruses that are reopened daily

May 18, 2020

The Indian Ministry of Health has confirmed 96,169 infections and 3,029 deaths from the new coronavirus pandemic after more than 5,200 infections and 157 additional deaths in the last 24 hours on the same day as in phase four, quarantine reopening stores and intercity transportation services.

A third of the cases, 33,053, were in the state of Maharashtra in the west of the country, and in its capital, Bombay, the outbreak was classified by the authorities as “particularly dangerous” due to its population density. Half of the inhabitants live in poor suburbs where hygiene and social distancing measures are hardly possible.

The authorities extended the quarantine to May 31, but did not begin a fourth phase, in which the country’s states can re-authorize the traffic of their intercity transportation services, such as public buses or motorcycle taxis. the subway.

In India there are more than 95,000 cases of corona viruses that are reopened daily
In India there are more than 95,000 cases of corona viruses that are reopened daily

The action will begin on Monday and thousands of workers from other regions are expected to resume work after being forced to leave the city and return to their hometowns.