Union Residence Minister Amit Shah on Monday reviewed the COVID-19 scenario within the nation amid an upward trajectory in circumstances in just a few states. The assessment assembly was attended by Union Well being Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Residence Secretary Ajay Bhalla and prime officers of the 2 ministries.
Shah took inventory of the coronavirus scenario within the nation, notably states which have witnessed a spike in circumstances lately.
Officers mentioned the continuing vaccination drive and the steps wanted to test additional unfold of the virus had been additionally mentioned within the assembly.
The assembly additionally centered on the doable help to be provided to the affected states. Just lately, states together with Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh noticed a sudden spike in COVID-19 circumstances.
Maharashtra on Sunday reported 6,971 new coronavirus circumstances, which pushed the state’s an infection tally to over 21 lakh. This was for the third consecutive day that the variety of circumstances has gone previous the 6,000-mark. The state had recorded over 6,000 circumstances after a spot of three months on Friday.
With the brand new circumstances on Sunday, the general case depend reached 21,00,884, whereas 35 fatalities in the course of the day took the dying toll within the state to 51,788. Mumbai reported 921 circumstances and 6 deaths on Sunday. The variety of constructive circumstances within the metropolis has now reached three,19,128, whereas the dying toll has mounted to 11,446.
In the meantime, Kerala on Sunday reported four,070 new constructive circumstances and 15 COVID-19-related deaths, taking the full affected by the virus to 10,35,006 and the deaths to four,089 within the state up to now.