In Russia, 83% of COVID hospital beds are full amid boom

About 83 percent of hospital beds designated for COVID-19 patients are full, Russian officials said on Wednesday, as daily highs of new infections and deaths remain at an all-time high. Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova told a government meeting on Wednesday that 82.8 percent of the 301,500 hospital beds reserved for coronavirus patients were filled … Read more

Maharashtra: Fire in another hospital, 11 COVID-19 patients die in ICU in Ahmednagar

11 coronavirus patients died on Saturday after a massive fire broke out at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the District Civil Hospital in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar city, officials said. The fire broke out around 11 am in the ICU, where 20 COVID-19 patients, many of them senior citizens and some on ventilators or oxygen, were … Read more