India: #coronavirus death toll equivalent to a Nagasaki atom bomb every ten days

Asia, B.1.1.7, B.1.617, B.1.617.1, B.1.617.2, B.1.617.3, Coronavirus, Health, India, Infection

Covid-19 deaths In India rose by more than 4,000 for a second consecutive day on Sunday (May 9) as calls for a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the virus mounted. India’s health ministry reported 4,092 fatalities over the past 24 hours, taking the overall death toll to 242,362. New cases rose by 403,738, just shy of the record and increasing the total since the start of the pandemic to 22.3 million.

Channel New Asia report

 

An estimated 35,000–40,000 people were killed outright by the bombing at Nagasaki.

Wikipedia article

 

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