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The whole world is battling the Corona epidemic these days. After record cases for the past several days, there is now a decrease in new cases of Corona. Last day 6.68 lakh corona infects were identified in the world. During this period 10,437 people also died.
Monday was the second day in a row when less than 7 lakh cases were recorded in the world. Earlier on May 2, 6.96 lakh cases were reported. At the same time, on May 1, more than 8 lakh corona infects were identified.
On the other hand, preparations have begun to approve Pfizer’s Corona vaccine for 12 to 15-year-olds in the US. The US Food and Drug Regulator may allow Pfizer and BioNtech’s Corona vaccine next week.
100% effective even for 12 to 15 year olds
Earlier, American company Pfizer claimed that its corona vaccine is 100% effective even for children between 12 and 15 years old. So far, the Corona vaccine that has been made or is being made worldwide has mostly been effective on people above the age of 18, but Pfizer’s vaccine has proved to be effective on children above the age of 12 years.
Vaccine Trial on 2,260 Children
Pfizer conducted a vaccine trial on 2,260 children aged 12 to 15 years in the United States. After the trial, the company said that the antibodies were made inside the children just like the youth. The company says that after the vaccine, no major side effects have been seen in children. After the second dose of the vaccine in children, the common side effects like pain and fever were seen in the youth.
15.41 crore cases so far
So far, more than 15.41 million people of corona have been infected with the corona virus in the world. Of these, more than 32.26 lakh people have died while 13.15 crore people have beaten the corona. Currently, 1.93 crore people are undergoing treatment. Of these, 1.92 crore people have mild symptoms of corona and 1.11 lakh people are in critical condition.
Top 10 countries, where most people have been infected so far
(These figures are according to www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/)