This was reported by the NDTV channel with reference to the data of the Ministry of Health of India.

During the day, 535 people died from coronavirus in the country, more than 420 thousand patients with confirmed COVID-19 died in India.

Earlier, the director of the Gamaleya Center, Alexander Gunzburg, noted that the Sputnik V vaccine would also be effective against the Indian mutation of the coronavirus.

In May, Maksim Novikov, a pulmonologist at Medicina JSC, in an interview with Nation News, gave advice on protecting the lungs during a pandemic.