In Corona Country: two reports of relief; No deaths from infection in 24 states — UT in 24 hours; Positivity rate also decreased to 5.79%

In Corona Country: two reports of relief; No deaths from infection in 24 states — UT in 24 hours; Positivity rate also decreased to 5.79%

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The photo is of Victoria Hospital in Madhya Pradesh. Here, the health worker keeps the vaccine in an ice bag during the vaccine dry run.

Vaccination will start in the country from January 16. There is another good news with this. After a long time on Friday, there were no deaths from corona in 11 states and union territories. It includes large states and union territories like Rajasthan, Assam, Goa, Puducherry, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Ladakh, Sikkim, Andaman and Nicobar, Mizoram, Dadar and Nagar Haveli.

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare reported on Saturday that the corona virus’s positivity rate has declined further in the country. Now the active cases in the country remain at just 2.15%. In the last five months, the positivity rate has come down from 8.93% to 5.79%. Meanwhile, the number of people infected with Britain’s new strains in India has risen to 90.

Positiveness rate lower than national average in 15 states / UT

The positivity rate in the 15 states / union territories of the country is lower than the national average. This is the lowest in Bihar at 1.44%. The positivity rate in Jammu and Kashmir is 5.58%. This list includes Uttar Pradesh, Mizoram, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Daman and Diu, Assam, Punjab, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Odisha, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh and Meghalaya.

Now less than a quarter of a million cases

There are currently two lakh 24 thousand 190 active cases in the country. These constitute only 2.15% of the total positive cases. It has been told by the ministry that the difference between the Recover and Active Cases is constantly increasing. So far, one crore 56 thousand 651 patients have been recovered.

New 78.89% recovery has been done in ten states / UTs. In Kerala, 5,324 people have recovered from the disease. Maharashtra and West Bengal put the number at 2,890 and 1,136. In addition, 76.32% of the total 228 deaths in the last 24 hours have occurred in seven states / union territories. Maharashtra had the highest number of 73 deaths. 23 died in Kerala and 21 in West Bengal.

Maharashtra is the most affected state

In the last 24 hours, 18 thousand 222 new cases of corona have been reported in the country. At the same time, there have been 228 deaths. With this, the total number of patients has gone up to 1 crore 4 lakh 31 thousand 639. The number of people who died so far has been one lakh 50 thousand 798. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare gave this information on Saturday.

Maharashtra remains the most affected state in the country. Meanwhile, the government plans to start vaccination after two vaccines are approved. About 300 million people will be vaccinated in the first phase.

Corona updates

  • The Taj Mahotsav held every year in Agra will not happen this time. It has been canceled because of Corona. This time the festival was to be held from 18 to 28 February. The tourism sector, which is already facing recession, has suffered a major setback. People from all over the world used to participate in this festival. Artisans of the country used to visit the Shilpgram near the Taj Mahal complex to showcase their skills. Confirming this, Divisional Commissioner Anil Kumar said that due to Corona, it would not be possible to organize this event.
  • The Kerala government has decided to reopen spas and ayurvedic resorts in the state amid continuous deteriorating conditions from Corona. They were closed due to the virus. Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran gave this information on Friday. Surendran said that the tourism sector of the state has suffered a loss of Rs 15,000 crore due to corona and lockdown. Kerala is among the states with the highest corona-affected and positivity rates. So far there have been eight lakh one thousand 76 cases.
  • The Director General Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued a guideline regarding the transportation of the vaccine. According to this, the vaccine will be closed in dry ice and transported by aircraft to different parts of the country.
  • India has moved up three places in the list of most infected countries in the world. It is a relief for the whole country. On 6 January India was excluded from the list of top-10 infected countries. Now India has reached number 13. India has also overtaken Ukraine, Mexico and Poland. Now there are 2.21 lakh patients in the country who are undergoing treatment. It is also called an active case.
  • On 11 January, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with the Chief Ministers of all states. In this, the Prime Minister will discuss about the preparations for the vaccination drive and their needs from the states.
  • The Gujarat government has issued a guideline regarding Makar Sankranti. According to this, only family members will be present on the roof of houses during kite flying. Outsiders will be prohibited from going to someone’s roof. The state government stated these things in the hearing of the petition filed in the Gujarat High Court on Friday. The petition calls for a ban on kite flying on Makar Sankranti.
  • This is the first time in 8 months in Rajasthan that no deaths have been reported from Corona. Earlier this happened on 15 May. Even then, no one died of infection in the state.

State of 5 states

1. Delhi

The Corona report of 444 people came positive on Friday. 823 people recovered and 10 died. So far, 6 lakh 29 thousand 282 people have been infected. Out of these 6 lakh 14 thousand 849 people have been cured. 10 thousand 654 patients have died. There are 3779 patients who are undergoing treatment.

2. Madhya Pradesh

The state received 614 infected on Friday. 809 people recovered and 9 died. So far, 2 lakh 47 thousand 436 people have been infected. Of these, 2 lakh 35 thousand 421 people have been cured. 3691 patients have died. There are 8324 patients who are undergoing treatment.

3. Gujarat

On Friday, 685 people were found infected in the state. 892 people recovered and 3 died. So far, 2 lakh 50 thousand 598 people have been infected. Of these, 2 lakh 38 thousand 214 people have been cured, while 4335 patients have died. There are 8049 patients who are undergoing treatment.

4. Rajasthan

471 people in the state were found to be corona infected within the last 24 hours. 537 people recovered. So far, 3 lakh 12 thousand 91 people have been affected by the infection here. Of these, 3 lakh 1 thousand 962 people have been cured, while 2727 patients have died. There are 7402 patients who are undergoing treatment.

5. Maharashtra

3693 people were found corona infected on Friday in the state. 2890 people recovered and 73 died. So far, 19 lakh 61 thousand 975 people have been infected. Of these, 18 lakh 58 thousand 999 people have been cured, while 49 thousand 970 patients have died. There are 51 thousand 838 patients who are undergoing treatment.