In India, the number of people infected with coronavirus has exceeded 165 thousand people

The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus in India per day increased by more than 7.4 thousand and is 165 799, according to the Ministry of health and family welfare.

On Thursday it was reported 158 333 cases (increase during the day, more than 6.5 thousand), the day before - about 151 767 cases (increase during the day, more than 6.3 thousand).

According to authorities, treatment in the country are 89 987 people. Have recovered from coronavirus 71 105 (3 414 per day), died 4 706 (175 per day).

Most affected state of Maharashtra in the center of the country, which recorded more than a third of all cases – 59 546 cases (598 2 per day). In second place Tamilnadu – 19 372 cases (827 per day). On the third place came the capital territory of Delhi, where 16 cases 281 (1 024 per day).

Earlier, the Ministry of internal Affairs has extended the current March 25 isolation until may 31 and directed the States to allocate "red", "orange" and "green" zones, depending on the number of cases of coronavirus. During this, the fourth, the extension of the isolation regime, the government allowed the operation of the plant and individual stores. With certain restrictions, began working public transportation permitted a number of domestic flights, special trains began transporting stranded in other States domestic migrants. It is expected that on 31 may, the Prime Minister of India Narendra modi will announce new rules isolation mode, mainly related to 11 major cities, which marked more than 70% of coronavirus in the country.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world recorded nearly 5.6 million cases of the disease, died more than 350 thousand people.

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