The coronavirus epidemic continues wreaking havoc worldwide. So far 10,426,075 people have been found infected with coronavirus, while 5,681,700 people have been cured or discharged. At the same time, 508,520 people have lost their lives. On the other hand, the government has imposed a lockdown in Leicester, UK. There has been an increase in cases of infection compared to other places. On the other hand, WHO has said that the economies of countries around the world are going through a very bad situation, but its worst phase is yet to come.
We are far from ending the epidemic: WHO
WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday that the economies of countries around the world are going through a very bad situation, but the worst is yet to come. Ghebreyesus said that more people could be infected if governments did not follow the right policies. We all want the epidemic to end, but we are still far from it.
Britain: Lockdown in Leicester
The government has imposed a lockdown in Leicester, UK. There has been an increase in cases of infection compared to other places. According to government figures, cases have risen sharply in Leicester in seven days. During this period 135 out of one lakh people have been found infected. Leicester has about 10% of all positive cases in the country in the last week.
Religious places to open in UAE from July 1
Religious sites will be opened in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from 1 July. The number of infected here has exceeded 48 thousand. At the same time, 314 people have died. An official from Abu Dhabi said that passengers whose corona test came negative 48 hours ago, only they will be allowed to come here.
43 new cases reported in South Korea
In South Korea, 43 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in 24 hours. The number of infected has increased to 12,800. In recent weeks, between 30 and 60 cases of infection are being reported every day. In the new cases, 20 are from outside. The death toll from Corona is 282. The death rate here is 2.20%, while the disease recovery rate is 90.1%.
Egypt: 7 patients died in hospital fire
Seven corona patients died in a fire in an Egyptian hospital. At the same time, seven other people were injured. The cause of the fire has been described as a short circuit. The injured have been admitted to another hospital. The country reported 1566 new cases on Monday. With this, the number of infected people has reached 66,754. At the same time, the death toll has risen to 2872 with 83 new deaths.