According to data released on Wednesday, April 21 from Johns Hopkins University, India became a serious milestone, surpassing 300,000 new daily cases of coronovirus.
This represents more than one-third of the world’s 889,975 new cases recorded on the same day.
Meanwhile, California has continued its decline in new cases, according to data released Wednesday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, recording the lowest daily infection rate of any state in the United States, with 39.3 new cases per 100,000 people. Has been. This is down from 40.3 days ago.
According to California public health websites, 1,970 new cases of coronavirus were reported in the state, bringing the total number of cases to 3,699,691 so far.
There were 87 new deaths across the state on Wednesday, for a total of 60,878 people who died from COVID-19.
Hospitals on Wednesday saw a shortage of 18 patients, less the total number of people who now have 2,498 from coronovirus-related illness.
According to California’s Department of Public Health, 10.6 million vaccine doses have been administered in the state and 26.4% of residents are now fully vaccinated.
Sources: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Johns Hopkins University, World Health Organization, California Department of Public Health, Associated Press, Reporting Counties and News Sources