COVID-19 INDIA EMERGENCY
India is currently in the grips of an overwhelming new wave of Covid-19, with the number of cases surging by more than 340,000 a day, a grim world record.
The total number of cases has skyrocketed.
Hospital beds are full and there is an acute shortage of oxygen, making it likely that the actual number of new cases and deaths is much higher than the official count.
Targeted lockdowns are in place in several of the worst-hit regions, including the capital New Delhi, and Mumbai.
In response to the latest wave, the Red Cross has been providing ambulance services, additional first aid, medical care and oxygen to some of the sickest people.
Indian Red Cross branches across the country are also supporting the vaccination campaign, including providing vaccinations and running vaccine awareness campaigns, as well as offering Red Cross clinics and medical facilities as vaccination centres.
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