India becomes the fourth country most affected by almost 300,000 cases

India on Friday reported a total of 297,535 confirmed cases of Covid-19 contamination, which became the fourth country in the world most affected by the number of infections, before the UK.

While all eyes are on the American continent, where the coronavirus pandemic is currently flaring up, India is also worried. The country reported a total of 297,535 confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Friday, June 12, making it the fourth country in the world most affected by the pandemic of the number of infections that surpassed Britain.

The Indian Ministry of Health has reported that a further 10,956 cases have been reported in the past 24 hours.

According to government data, the pandemic has caused 8,498 deaths in the country.

“We are preparing for the worst”

Despite the alarming figures, the country has begun the closure, while 10,000 new cases are still confirmed every day.

On the spot, the exhausted medical profession fears that the health crisis has just begun. “We do not know when the peak will occur,” said Dr. Became Jaune at Max Super Specialty Hospital in New Delhi, AFP. “We all hope for the best, but we prepare mentally and physically for the worst.”

With AFP and Reuters