In France, the number of infections and deaths has started increasing once again. In total, 21 thousand 231 cases were reported on Saturday. During this time, 328 infected people also died. On Friday, 20 thousand 701 cases were reported and 310 people died.
In a single day, the number of hospitalized patients also increased by more than 10 thousand. The Health Ministry has acknowledged that the number of infected and dying has increased in the past week. However, the government has made it clear that the national lockdown will no longer be imposed. In France up to two months ago, more than 50 thousand infected were found every day. The government rectified the situation with a strict lockdown.
Restrictions will continue in the US, Canada, and Mexico
Amidst the vaccination, once again in many countries of the world, the pace of growth of corona patients has started increasing. In view of this, the United States, Canada, and Mexico have extended restrictions in the country till 21 March. According to this, people living here will not be able to travel for non-essential jobs. It will be necessary to tell people the reason for the trip. Till now these restrictions were only till 21 February.
Meanwhile, US President Joe Biden has announced that by July every American will have the vaccine dose. He said that the government is fully prepared for this. Pfizer has said that it is ready to give 10 million doses to America every week. So far, more than 5.70 crore people have been vaccinated in America. China is at number two, where the vaccine has reached 40 million people. So far 2.45 crore people have been vaccinated in European Union and 1.04 crore in India.
11.12 crore patients found so far
So far more than 11 million 12 lakh people have been caught in the infection. Of these, over 24 lakh 62 thousand people have died, while 8 crores 61 lakh people have been cured. There are 2 lakh 26 lakh patients who are undergoing treatment. Vaccines have been applied to 19 crore people of the world.
- The World Health Organization (WHO) suspects that the coronavirus was spread to humans by ferret badgers and rabbits sold in China’s Wuhan market. It was revealed in The Wall Street Journal report. However, the supplier of such and other animals is being investigated in the market. Experts are currently preparing a list of live and dead animals sold legally or illegally in Wuhan Market.
- British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has assured that if there is a surplus vaccine in his country, he will definitely give it to poor countries. Johnson’s statement is important. Just two days ago, UN Chief Antonia Guterres made it clear that rich countries have excess stocks of vaccines and this is a danger signal for the rest of the world, especially for poor countries. This statement also has diplomatic significance. Russia and China are trying to dominate in some countries through vaccine diplomacy. China is targeting poor African countries.