COVID-19 One Year On, The Pandemic Still Rages; US records over 4,000 deaths in a day
COVID-19 One Year On, The pandemic is still on the killing spree. The United States, which is embroiled in the coronavirus woes, political turmoil post capitol building, impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, has reported a record number of 4,056 deaths in the last 24 hrs, according to The COVOD tracking project which has said 131,326 are currently in the hospital there. On Jan 12, till the last reports came in, there were 213,885 fresh cases.
The virus has so far infected over 91.57 million and killed 196,201,000 globally. India is starting a nationwide inoculation drive from Jan 16 with the aim o vaccinate 300 million in the next few months.
The US has far recorded 22.83 million cases and 380,670 deaths while India recorded 15,968 cases and 202 deaths in the last 24 hrs to surge past the caseload mark of 1,04,95.147 and the death toll of 1,51,529 so far.
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Our daily update is published. States reported 1.9M tests, 214k cases, 131,326 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19, and 4,056 deaths.