It‘s very bad in India with corona. Hospitals are crowded and thousands of infections are coming in every day. More than 3,000 people die of the virus every day.
Corona patients sometimes need oxygen in the hospital to keep breathing. Since many people are sick, there is a shortage of oxygen bottles. Therefore, people sometimes queue for hours to buy oxygen bottles for relatives.
Shruti of 12 lives in the Netherlands, but has family in India. She’s worried about them a lot.
Other countries have offered help to India. For example, oxygen bottles are on the way from several places. Doctors try to vaccinate people as soon as possible. From Saturday, every adult in India is allowed to receive a shot.
In this video you will hear more about the corona situation in India: