The first case of Covid 19 – Corona Virus was identified in Wuhan, China in December 2019; the pandemic as declared by WHO (World Health Organization) has spread across the globe. Corona virus is having a massive ramification on the lives of billions of people and has hit the economy hard. The government of the entire world is taking radical steps to stop the spread of the disease. The initial case of the 2019–20 corona viruses rampant in India was recorded on 30 January 2020, originating from China.
What is Covid 19?
Covid 19 is a communicable disease originated by the most recently revealed corona virus. It is a severe acute respiratory disorder that can spread from person to person. COVID-19 is a novel disease, caused by a new corona virus that has not earlier been found in humans. The symptoms of COVID-19 include meek to severe respiratory illness along with fever, cough, and complexity in breathing. The virus has sickened over 1 million people all of the world’s countries and territories, keeping billions of people into lock down to stem the spreading of the infection. Therefore keeping a track of number cases becomes of utmost importance. A confirmed case of Covid 19 is as follows:
The COVID-19 pathway is an interactive map that allows site visitors to click on the country to witness the explicit number of cases and associated articles from a variety of publishers. The data is being collected from sources like the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO), and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).
Corona Virus Cases in India
The total number of Covid-19 cases in India has touched 2,547, and 62 people have lost their lives. Delhi reckons at 219 numbers of cases of Covid-19, where Maharashtra is now at 490 — the highest in the country. A top US scientist has, meanwhile, apprised that the new corona virus could proliferate even through normal breathing and suggesting that everybody should wear masks, even as several nations are reporting record death tolls. In Gujarat 9 people died due to the pandemic and there are 95 cases reported.
Corona Virus Cases Worldwide
Worldwide, the virus relentlessly creates mayhem as the figure of infected people has arisen to 1,098,848. The highest number of cases were reported from the US at 277,491 (7,144 deaths) as the global death toll exceeded 58,871. Italy has confirmed 119,827 cases and 14,681 Covid 19 – related deaths. Death count in Spain has also crossed the 11,000-mark and the country has 119,199 positive cases. Whereas in UK the death rate has touched 3,605 and the numbers of cases are above 38,000.