The number of people infected with the corona virus in the country crossed the alarming figure of one lakh (100,000) on Monday. In the last 24 hours, several thousand new cases of Covid-19 have been reported in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and many other states. So far more than 3,000 people have died due to Corona virus infection in the country. In the last 24 hours, a record 5,242 cases of infection were reported and 157 people died.
According to the Ministry of Health, so far 96,169 people have been infected with the corona virus in the country while 3,029 people have died due to this virus infection. At the same time, a total of 36,824 people have returned to their respective homes right after treatment. According to the news agency PTI-language, 1,00,157 people have been confirmed to have been infected with the corona virus by 10:30 pm (10:30 pm) on Monday night, while a total of 3,078 people have died due to infection while 38,596 people have been treated. Healed after
Maharashtra’s worst situation
Based on the number of people infected with the corona virus, the worst state in the country is in the western state of Maharashtra. So far, 35,058 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in the state. More than 2,000 new cases are coming to the state for two consecutive days. According to the state government, so far 1,249 people have died due to infection in Maharashtra. BMC told today that 1,185 new cases of infection with Corona virus have come in Mumbai, while 23 more people have died. So far, 757 people have died due to infection in the metropolis, while a total of 21,152 people have been infected with the virus.
More than 10 thousand patients in Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Delhi
Covid-19 11,746 cases have been reported in Gujarat so far while 694 people have died due to infection. With the death of 31 more patients due to corona virus in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, the number of people who died of infection so far has increased to 555 in the district. A total of 8,683 people have been confirmed infected in the district so far.
In Tamil Nadu, so far, a total of 11,760 people have been confirmed to be infected with the corona virus and a total of 81 people have died from the infection. At the same time, in the national capital Delhi, the number of people infected with the corona virus has crossed 10,000, while so far 160 people have died due to infection. The trend of increase in cases of Covid-19 in Kerala continued even today and 29 new cases have been reported in the state. At present, 630 people have been confirmed infected with the corona virus in the state.
ICMR changes testing strategy
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has changed its strategy to investigate the corona virus in India. Now any patient admitted to hospitals and those in the frontline who are engaged in prevention and control of Covid-19, will also undergo RT-PCR check if they show signs of influenza-like illness (ILI). In addition, people in direct contact with an infected case and who are at extremely high risk who do not have symptoms will be screened for detection of infection once between the fifth and tenth day of contact. So far, such cases are being investigated once between the fifth and the 14th day.
The entire office will not be closed in case of one or two cases
The Union Health Ministry said today that there will be no need to close the entire building of the office if one or two cases of Covid-19 are in place and the work can be restored after making it infection-free under instructions. The guideline on precautionary measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 at the workplace i.e. the entire building will be closed for 48 hours if cases arise on a large scale. All the employees will work from home till the building is made transition-free and again it is declared suitable for restoration of work.