NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 29 Apr, 2021 21:30 am

India Covid-19 coronavirus cases will get worse as woman reveals father's harrowing final words

India Covid-19 coronavirus cases will get worse as woman reveals father's harrowing final words
As the oxygen tank in the ambulance ran out, he desperately gasped his final words.

New Delhi is now reporting one death every four minutes."India is still on an upward trajectory where the rate of infection is still moving at very fast and very horrifying rates at the moment," ABC's South Asia correspondent James Oaten said from New Delhi." A Covid-19 patient on oxygen support waits inside a car for admission amid a shortage of beds, at LNJP Hospital, in New Delhi, India.Meanwhile, gravediggers are "working around the clock", doing 24-hour shifts in Mumbai to bury victims while hundreds more were being cremated in parks and car parks in New Delhi that have been converted to crematoriums.

Medical workers in personal protective equipment (PPE) with a covid patients on oxygen support shifted the Covid-19 ward at Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) on April 28, 2021 in New Delhi.Workers can be seen at a crematorium where multiple funeral pyres are burning for patients who lost their lives to Covid-19 on April 29, 2021 in New Delhi, India.

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