The number of coronavirus positive cases in India is nowhere slowing down in India while the country registered more than 7,000 cases in the last 24 hours. According to the health department officials, the numbers were observed to be increasing more from the last six days not less than 5,000 cases per day.
Information from the Indian health authorities reveals that coronavirus pandemic in India grew by the highest number yet on Friday when 7,466 fresh cases were detected across the country taking the total tally to 165,799. At least 175 deaths were registered on Thursday, the third-highest number of deaths in a single day. Meanwhile, the number of cases continued to explode in Maharastra. Mumbai on Thursday reported 1,438 coronavirus cases and 38 deaths. The total number of cases now stands at 35,485, with 1,135 deaths.
Reports stated that almost all intensive care unit (ICU) beds available for Covid-19 treatment are occupied. As of the recent information from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), 99% of the designated beds were occupied while 65% of the 4,292 beds with oxygen support were occupied