In India the number of cases COVID-19 increased by almost eight thousand

The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus in India per day increased by more than 7,9 thousand and is 173 763, according to the Ministry of health and family welfare.

On Friday it was reported 165 799 cases (increase per day more than 7.4 thousand), the day before - about 158 333 cases (increase during the day, more than 6.5 thousand).

According to authorities, treatment in the country are 86 422 people. During the day, recovered a record number of patients – 11 with 264 people, just recovered 82 369 people. Died 971 4 people (265 per day).

Most affected state of Maharashtra in the center of the country, which recorded more than a third of all cases and 62 of 228 cases (2 682 per day). In the second place the state of Tamil Nadu – 20 of 246 cases (874 per day). On the third place came the capital territory of Delhi, where 17 cases 386 (1 105 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 is already identified more than 5.7 million infections, more than 357 thousand people died.

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