New Delhi: India is fighting a stormy wave of covid upsurge with the brutal second covid wave recording its highest daily spike in infection with 3.14 lakh new cases. India logged in the world’s biggest-ever daily surge, taking the caseload to 1.59 crore. In another grim record, 2,104 covid deaths were reported in India since yesterday.
India is facing one of the biggest health challenges in the recent years with the shortage of medical oxygen, hospital beds and anti-viral drug Remdesivir, used in the treatment of Covid. The fresh surge surpasses the previous highest one-day rise. in the world of 2,97,430 cases posted by the United States in January, news agency Reuters reported. 1.84 lakh people have died so far.