The country has slowed the progression of the disease in recent months, reaching the highest number of infections in mid-September 2020, with 97,894 infections occurring in a single day.
Since the onset of the epidemic, India has accounted for more than 10.9 million cases of new coronoviruses (10,925,710), behind the United States, with more infections remaining as second, with 27,6 million in the last remaining Was greater than.
With a total of 155,813 deaths, India is the fourth country in the world after the United States, Brazil and Mexico, according to an independent census by the American University of Johns Hopkins.
There are currently 136,872 active cases of the disease in the country.
According to the Indian Ministry of Health, India started a massive vaccination campaign on 16 January, in which more than eight million people (8,720,822) have been vaccinated so far.
In a country with 1.3 billion inhabitants, the first phase of the immunization campaign is expected to immunize approximately 300 million people (equivalent to the population of the United States) by July.
According to a report made by the French agency AFP, the Kovid-19 pandemic caused at least 2,400,543 deaths worldwide, more than 108.7 million cases of infection.
According to the latest bulletin of the Directorate General of Health, 15,411 out of 787,059 people have died in Portugal.
The disease has been detected by a new coronavirus in late December 2019 in Wuhan, a city in central China.