Amritsar civil surgeon Charanjit Singh on Tuesday took cognizance of the rising variety of COVID-19 instances within the state and knowledgeable that out of four,000 schoolteachers examined, 13 lecturers have been discovered constructive for COVID-19. Singh mentioned, “COVID-19 instances have elevated within the final 2-Three days. A sampling at faculties has been made obligatory. Out of four,000 college lecturers examined, 13 have been discovered to be constructive.”
“Involved faculties are actually closed for 48 hours for sanitization,” he mentioned.
Amid the rising concern over the rising COVID-19 development within the state, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered recent restrictions on indoor gathering to 100 and outside to 200 folks from March 1 and in addition issued a slew of instructions to curb the additional rise of the an infection.
Six states account for 84.62 per cent of the brand new deaths of which Punjab reported 15 deaths, learn the press launch by the Well being Ministry on Tuesday.
“The nation’s Energetic Caseload has fallen beneath 1.50 lakh. It stands at 1,47,306 as we speak. The current lively caseload now consists of 1.34 per cent of India’s complete constructive instances. 10,584 new each day instances have been recorded within the final 24 hours whereas 13,255 recoveries registered within the final 24 hours. It has led to a web decline of two,749 instances within the complete lively caseload,” learn the discharge on Tuesday.
(With ANI inputs)