(Chd,Pb)CS Asks DCs to Increase Covid Testing to 60,K PerDay
Around 80 per cent of Covid cases in Punjab in this second wave have been found infected with UK strain . Chief Secretary Ms Vini Mahajan on Saturday ordered to vaccinate all persons above 45 years of age within this month.
She directed the Administrative Secretary in-charge of each district to oversee the planning and response system.
Chairing a high-level meeting to review the Covid vaccination and management in the state, Chief Secretary
directed all deputy commissioners, police commissioners and district police chiefs to focus on reducing the mortality rate and make efforts to increase the contact tracing, testing as well as to enhance the vaccination drive exponentially to take Punjab out of the present critical situation.
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(Dehradun) DMs of UK Authorised to Impose Night Curfew if Necessary
All district magistrates of Uttarakhand are authorised to impose restrictions like night curfews in their areas if they find it necessary to contain the spread of Covid-19.
Based on the assessment of the situation, the district magistrates may impose local restrictions to contain the spread of Covid-19, such as night curfew,
As per Chief Secretary Om Prakash There shall, however, be no restriction on the inter-state and intra-state movement of people and goods
(New Delhi)India Pushes Recovery Rate to 94.37%
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 91,00,792 pushing the national recovery rate to 94.37 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stands at 1.45 per cent.
India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 96.44 lakh, while the total number of people who have recuperated from the disease crossed 91 lakh pushing the national recovery rate to 94.37 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday.
The COVID-19 active caseload plunged to almost 4 lakh after 138 days.
The total coronavirus cases mounted to 96,44,222 with 36,011 new infections being reported in a day, while the death toll crossed to 1.40 lakh with 482 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.
There are 4,03,248 active coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 4.18 per cent of the total caseload, the data stated.
India’s COVID-19 tally had crossed the 20-lakh mark on August 7, 30 lakh on August 23 and 40 lakh on September 5. It went past 50 lakh on September 16, 60 lakh on September 28, 70 lakh on October 11, crossed 80 lakh on October 29, and surpassed 90 lakh on November 20.
According to the ICMR, 14,69,86,575 samples have been tested up to December 5 with 11,01,063 samples being tested on Saturday.