(Manisha Mahar, Intern Journalist); Coronavirus cases are increasing at a frightening pace in India. Can estimate how bad the situation has become, that more than one lakh cases have come to light in the last five days. Whereas it took India 110 days to reach the first one lakh cases. Then in the next 45 days, only five lakh new cases have been reported.
By the last night, the number of Corona patients in the country had crossed the six lakhs mark. According to a report, at present, there are 6,01,952 cases in the country. Of these, 3,57,612 patients have been cured. While 2,26,489 cases are still active. In India, 17,785 people have died from Covid-19. According to the data available on covid19india.org, more than 1.80 lakh cases from the total cases in the country are from Maharashtra. It is then followed by Tamil Nadu and Delhi. Apart from this, new cases are coming up in Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, and West Bengal.
The first case of the corona virus in the country came to light in Kerala on 30 January. It took 64 days to reach the figure of one lakh (May 19) from 100 cases. On June 3, the number of infected people had crossed two lakh. The number of cases of Covid-19 took 10 days to cross three lakhs and it took another eight days to reach four lakhs. After that, in the next five days, more than one lakh new cases came.