The number of coronavirus cases in India are on the rise again. Today, 26,291 new Covid cases were reported. And, this is a cause for concern as it is the highest 1-day rise in almost 3 months.
The state of Maharashtra alone has reported 16,620 cases in the last 24 hours.
#Maharashtra #COVID19 Updates for today— PIB in Maharashtra 🇮🇳 (@PIBMumbai) March 14, 2021
*⃣New Cases - 16,620
*⃣Recoveries - 8861
*⃣Deaths - 50
*⃣Active Cases - 1,26,231
*⃣Total Cases till date - 23,14,413
*⃣Total Recoveries till date - 21,34,072
*⃣Total Deaths till date - 52,861@ddsahyadrinews@airnews_mumbai
But, some people are still not taking the virus seriously. Take this picture for example. Despite the imposition of complete lockdown, people in Maharashtra's Nagpur were seen jogging, walking and exercising outdoors.
Maharashtra: People come out to jog and exercise in Nagpur amid complete lockdown announced in the city, from March 15th to March 21st in light of a rise in #COVID19 cases here.— ANI (@ANI) March 15, 2021
Nagpur reported 2,252 new cases yesterday. pic.twitter.com/BjrxuWXrwq
People on social media are not pleased with the careless attitude by those who aren't following the rules.
Being fit is more important than being alive— Panther45 (@Panther454) March 15, 2021
ye india hai yha kuch nii rukne wala...koi kisi ki nii sunne wala,lockdown implmnt krana h toh danda bjao vrna roj case bdao— vaibhav (@vaibhav75129361) March 15, 2021
Lockdown lagne par hi jog kar ke dikhate ye log, le normal hai— the bone setter (@DoctorChatpata) March 15, 2021
Covid 19 be like pic.twitter.com/95wukayMTW— Dogbite™️ Niharika didu stan (@BlinkThinkn) March 15, 2021
As per reports, Nagpur reported 2,252 new cases yesterday.