The cases of coronavirus epidemic continue increasing rapidly worldwide. According to worldometer.com, so far 1 crore 86 lakh 97 thousand 917 cases have been reported in the world. Of these, 1 crore 19 lakh 13 thousand 908 patients have also been cured, while 7,04,932 have died.
In the US, Brazil, India and Mexico, cases of infection are increasing rapidly. America and Latin American countries have emerged as its new epicenter. Among them, Brazil and Mexico are the most affected. So far, more than 28 lakhs have been found infected in Brazil and 4 lakhs in Mexico.
Pandemic affects the education of 100 crore children: UN
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday that the epidemic has affected the children’s education worldwide. He said that schools have been closed in 160 countries of the world since July. This has affected the education of 100 crore school-going children. More than 4 crore children have not started their schooling. Bringing children safely back to school should be our first priority.
Russia: Visa-free entry for visitors on business trip
Russia will give visa-free entry to people from other countries coming on business trips for a short time. Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed the order related to it on Tuesday. In Russia, only those who have diplomatic or service passports have been given visa-free entry.
Brazil: Cabinet ministers infected
Brazilian cabinet minister Jorge Oliveira has tested positive for COVID-19. His office informed about this on Tuesday. He will remain in isolation until he recovers and will work from home. Earlier, the report of President Jair Bolsonaro and his wife Michelle also came positive. So far more than 20 lakh cases have been reported here and more than 94 thousand people have died.
Australia: Queensland state border sealed
The state of Queensland, Australia has decided to seal its border with New South Wales. The new rule came into effect from Saturday. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk of Queensland announced this on Wednesday morning. She said that due to people coming from the border continuously, the speed of infection is being seen. We are taking this step to stop it.