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In India the number of cases of the coronavirus came nearer to 500 thousand

The number of identified cases of infection with coronavirus in India per day increased by 17.2 thousand and is 490 401, according to the Ministry of health and family welfare.

According to authorities, treatment in the country are 189 463, recovered 285 636 people (13 940 per night), died 15 301 (407 per day).

On Thursday it was reported 473 105 cases (growth day to more than 16.9 thousand), the day before – about 456 183 cases (increase per day more than 15.9 thousand).

According to calculations of the Johns Hopkins University, India ranks fourth in the world in the number of cases, ahead of Britain, Italy and Spain.

The most affected state of Maharashtra in the center of the country, which recorded for about one third of all cases – 147 741 (4 841 per day). On the second place on number of cases out of the capital Delhi, where the identified 73 780 cases (3 390 per day). In third place - the state of Tamil Nadu: 70 977 cases (3 509 per day).

Despite the growing number of cases, earlier, the authorities ordered to start a gradual exit from isolation mode where the number of diseases is minimal. During the first phase, which began on June 8, allowed to open temples, hotels, restaurants and shopping centers. In those places, which are declared zones of the spread of coronavirus - where the number of cases continues to increase, the lockdown was extended until June 30.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 9.2 million cases of infection, over 479 thousand people died.

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