In the wake of rising COVID-19 cases in some states, the Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday extended the existing guidelines for the coronavirus pandemic till September 30. The ministry asked the states to ensure that no major events take place during the festive season.
It said that the state/UT administration with high number of cases should take containment measures in their districts so that the spike in cases can be effectively checked. It is important to recognize the warning signs of a potential surge early and take appropriate measures to stop the spread.
In the latest guidelines, the Ministry has advised the State Governments/UT Administrations to take suitable measures to avoid large gatherings in the coming festive season and, if necessary, local authorities to prevent such large gatherings. enforce restrictions. Kovid rules should be strictly implemented in all crowded places. We need to continue to focus on a five-pronged strategy for effective management of COVID-19 – test-track-treat-vaccination and adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour. Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla has given this information in a statement.
Significantly, new cases of corona virus have increased once again. In the last 24 hours, 46,759 new cases have been reported across the country, while 509 people have lost their lives due to the virus. In the last 24 hours, more than 1 crore people have got the corona vaccine. The daily positive case is 2.66 percent. Total active cases is 3,59,775. The recovery rate is 97.56 percent. 31,374 people have defeated Corona in the last 24 hours. A total of 3,18,52,802 people have been cured of corona so far.