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New Coronavirus Cases in India Live Updates: India has reported 3,14,835 new COVID-19 cases, 2,104 deaths and 1,78,841 leaks in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health. The country was at an all-time high of 2,95,041 new COVID cases and 2023 deaths on Wednesday with the oxygen crisis caused by the second wave of Covid-19 in India seemingly intensifying with complaints of shortage of several states. In Maharashtra on Wednesday, tragedy struck when 24 air-assisted patients were suffocated to death by leaks in an oxygen storage tank.
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Free Vaccines: Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Chhattisgarh are the latest provinces to announce a free COVID vaccine for all over the age of 18. Earlier, Uttar Pradesh and Assam had issued a similar decision. Officials say the vaccines reduce the risk of infection and prevent death and serious infection. NITI Aayog (Health) member Dr VK Paul on Wednesday appealed to the provinces, hospitals and nursing homes to ensure reasonable use of oxygen as it is a “life-saving” drug for coronary virus-infected patients.