India has over 217k confirmed cases of Coronavirus with 6000+ deaths. For now, 106k active cases confirming 9000 new cases in the last 24 hours. The number of deaths rose by 250, crossing the 6000 marks. The worst affected state is Maharastra, with over 74k confirmed cases so far. The list follows Tamil Nadu at 2nd place with 25k and Delhi, with 23k confirmed cases of Coronavirus.
While the entire country is in lockdown for the last two-n-half months, it has a huge number of coronavirus cases. And it will increase day by day. Experts are saying by June 15, there will be over 15k new cases of Coronavirus making India cross 200k mark.
The Reason Of The Spreading In India: Tourism, Religious Tourism And Weddings
India is a huge country with a lot of religions where community gatherings for celebrating festivals are huge. Also, the day-wise prayers have a huge religious gathering in temples, mosques, and churches.
ISKCON is a popular Hindu religious place to visit by a huge number of foreign devotees each year. This year, also there are foreigners devotees from all around the world, including the corona-virus affected countries. This cause as a precautionary measure for COVID-19 spreading in India. There are many places like ISKCON in India where religious tourism is famous for all peoples worldwide. This affecting the country during this pandemic.
Apart from religious tourism, India is known as a budget-friendly travel destination. This attracts a lot of tourists in the urban areas of the country. Much like Agra, where many domestic and foreigners travel to visit the Taj Mahal. This also a potential cluster for Coronavirus spreading.
Well, another way India known to the world, that is the weedings. The number of single wedding attendants may vary from a few hundred to thousands, which is a potential cluster in India. Till now, there are around 6.3 million confirmed coronavirus cases while over 380k deaths.