New Delhi: The third wave of corona in India is becoming increasingly uncontrollable. The number of infected every day has reached close to 2.5 lakh and it is increasing continuously. Meanwhile, the United Nations has warned India in view of the increasing threat of Corona.
A United Nations report states that between April and June 2021 in India, 2 lakh 40 thousand people died in the deadly wave of the delta variant of Corona. The economic recovery was hampered and a similar situation may arise in the near future.
The United Nations World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) 2022 report also states that the death toll and economic losses are projected to rise again due to new waves of infection of the highly contagious Omicron form of COVID-19.
“In India, a deadly wave of delta-type infections killed 240,000 people between April and June and hampered economic recovery,” the report said. Similar situation may arise in near time. Liu Genmin, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, said, “Without a coordinated and sustained global approach to control COVID-19, this pandemic will continue to pose the greatest risk to the inclusive and sustainable growth of the global economy.” .’
Liu Zhenmin, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, said that without a coordinated and sustained global approach to control the corona, this pandemic poses the biggest risk to the inclusive and sustainable growth of the global economy. Will stay
The third wave of corona infection in the country is expected to peak by the end of this month. Six to eight lakh cases can be reported daily. However, the faster the rate of infection is increasing, the faster it will also decrease. A sharp decline can be seen after February 15.
first published:Jan. 14, 2022, 8:09 a.m.