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Coronavirus UK information LIVE: Covid victims in India ‘leaping off buildings’ as Brussels sues AZ for failing to ship jabs

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DESPERATE virus victims are hurling themselves off buildings as India’s Covid disaster deepens, it was reported final evening. Oxygen provides and beds have run out at many hospitals, leaving gasping sufferers dying at dwelling or on the streets. And yesterday […]

Coronavirus UK news LIVE: Covid victims in India ‘jumping off buildings’ as Brussels sues AZ for failing to deliver jabs


DESPERATE virus victims are hurling themselves off buildings as India’s Covid disaster deepens, it was reported final evening.

Oxygen provides and beds have run out at many hospitals, leaving gasping sufferers dying at dwelling or on the streets.

And yesterday the nation, which has recorded almost 200,000 deaths, set one other grim milestone for the very best variety of infections – for the fifth straight day.

It registered 2,812 deaths and 352,991 new instances, a world each day excessive.

The spike has sparked a 1,500 per cent hike within the worth of black market oxygen, with some households paying £900 for £60 cylinders. However 1000’s unable to afford it had been feared to be dying with out medical care.

It comes as Brussels is suing AstraZeneca for failing to ship sufficient vaccines after making the agency a scapegoat for its shambolic jabs rollout.

It hopes taking the drugmaker to courtroom will increase provides to the bloc, however many sceptical EU capitals assume the transfer will make no distinction.

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