- Late night 4 cases were found in Indore and 1 case in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, their age is 17 to 48 years.
- There were 2 deaths in Gujarat and Jammu and Kashmir today, the death toll from this infection in the country was 28.
- IndiGo aircraft carrying 284 Indians from Iran reached Jodhpur, they were kept here in the Army’s Quarantine Center
So far, 1040 cases of coronavirus have been reported across the country. Maharashtra has the highest number of 7 new cases reported on Sunday. Apart from this, 3 patients have been found in Ahmedabad in Gujarat and Bhilwara in Rajasthan. Earlier on Saturday night, 5 new cases (4 Indore, 1 Ujjain) appeared in Madhya Pradesh. The data of the total number of infected people in the country is according to the website covid19india.org. At present, the number of infected people in the government figures is lower that is 979. It is being told that 86 of these have been cured, while 25 have died.
The highest number of cases came on Saturday
On Saturday, 179 new cases of corona infection occurred in the country. According to news agency PTI, this is the largest single day corona infection figure in the country. Earlier on Friday, 151 people reported positive.
Maximum of 30 cases were reported in Maharashtra on Saturday.
On Saturday, 30 in Maharashtra, 17 in Karnataka, 16 in Uttar Pradesh, 13 in Jammu and Kashmir, 9 in Delhi, 9 in Telangana and Gujarat, 8 in Kerala, 6 in Kerala, 10 in Madhya Pradesh, 4–4 in Rajasthan-Tamil Nadu, 3–3 in Andaman & Nicobar And West Bengal, 1–1 were found infected in Chhattisgarh – Uttarakhand. 3 people died and 25 people recovered.
The situation in 11 states
Madhya Pradesh; Total infected- 39: 5 new cases were reported in the state on Saturday night. 4 patients were found in Indore and one in Ujjain. The four patients found infected in Indore are male and their ages are 48 years, 40 years, 38 years and 21 years. At the same time, the report of a 17-year-old girl in Ujjain has come positive. None of these had traveled abroad in recent times. Now Indore has the highest number of 20 positives. It is followed by 8 in Jabalpur, 4 in Ujjain, 3 in Bhopal, 2-2 in Shivpuri-Gwalior. So far 2 people have died in the state.
Rajasthan; Total infected – 55: A 53-year-old woman was found infected in Bhilwara on Sunday. With this, the number of corona patients in the city has gone up to 25. 4 new cases were reported on Saturday. A 23-year-old youth has been found infected in Ajmer. He recently returned from Punjab. A 21-year-old girl has been found infected in Bhilwara. In Bhilwara itself, two people of the nursing staff of Bangar Hospital have been found infected.
Uttar Pradesh; Total infected- 65: 5 members of the same family were found infected in Meerut. A family member had recently returned from Amravati, Maharashtra. It is being told that the family also attended a wedding ceremony, in which around 200 guests came. Now all of them are being searched. The state reported 16 cases on Saturday. Meanwhile, Chief Medical Officer of Gautam Budh Nagar, Anurag Bhargava has said that an FIR has been lodged against the managing director of a company there. He is accused of hiding travel history. 13 employees of his company have been found infected.
Maharashtra; Total infected- 186: Urban body commissioner of Pimpri-Chinchwad, Shravan Hardikar, says that two more reports of 5 more patients have come negative in Pune. They will be discharged from the hospital today. He said that so far 36 cases of infection have been reported in Pune. 10 of these patients have already been discharged after recovery. 30 new cases were reported in Maharashtra on Saturday.
Bihar; Total infected- 11: Two new cases of corona infection were reported in the state on Saturday. 10 of the 11 infected are undergoing treatment. While the 38-year-old patient died in Patna on March 21. There are 6 infected patients with no travel history. That is, these people have not traveled anywhere in the country or outside the country.
Gujarat; Total infected – 58: 3 infected were found in Ahmedabad on Sunday. A 45-year-old man died in the city on Sunday. According to doctors, he was diabetic. Ahmedabad has the highest number of 20 infected. So far 5 deaths have occurred due to this infection in the state.
Chhattisgarh; Total infected – 7: 1 new case was reported on Saturday. 5 out of 7 infected cases occurred between Wednesday and Thursday. There are 3 infected here in Raipur and 1-1 in Bilaspur, Durg and Rajnandgaon. Police have deployed drones to keep a vigil in Raipur during the lockdown. Civil line SP Pankaj Chandra said that they are keeping watch over drones in dense areas and narrow streets. If there is a violation of the rules, then the police immediately send staff.
Jammu and Kashmir; Total infected- 38: 5 new cases were reported here on Sunday. Of these, 2-2 were found in Srinagar-Budgam and 1 in Baramulla. Srinagar has the highest number of 15 infected in the state.
Delhi; Total infected – 49: 9 cases of infection were reported here on Saturday. Earlier 6 people have been cured here and one has died. At the same time, the migration of workers from the city did not stop after the lockdown. They are also facing many difficulties.
Punjab; Total infected- 39: 1 new case was reported here on Saturday. State Health Minister Balveer Singh has written a letter to the Union Health Minister. In this, he has told that the number of NRIs in the state is very high. This month, 90 thousand overseas Indians have come to Punjab. In such a situation, the number of corona infections is expected to increase rapidly. To fight this, the state will need an additional fund of 150 crores.
Andra Pradesh; Total infected – 19: Guntur, Krishna and Visakhapatnam are the most affected in the state. There are 4-4 patients here.
Meanwhile, the state government has decided to run the mobile Raitu market here. In this, farmers will be able to sell their vegetables directly. The aim is to reduce market congestion. Vegetables will be bought and sold on lorries in this market.
Tamil Nadu; Total infected- 42: 4 new positives were found here on Saturday. A 42-year-old man was found infected in Kumbakonam, who returned from the West Indies. At the same time, a 49-year-old man was found infected in Katpadi. He returned from Britain. Both have been admitted to Vellore. Meanwhile, three patients admitted to the isolation ward in Chennai died on Saturday. However, it is not yet clear whether they were corona positive. His test report is awaited. One of the dead was 66 years old. He had a serious kidney problem. The second deceased, aged 24, had pneumonia. The third deceased is a two-year-old child, who was suffering from osteopetrosis (bone disease).
284 Indian citizens brought from Iran to Jodhpur
Two special aircraft carrying 284 Indian nationals stranded in Corona-affected Iran reached Jodhpur on Sunday morning. Army doctors examined them at the airport. All of them have been sent to the wellness center created by the army in the military area. Four days ago 277 Indian nationals were also brought from Iran to Jodhpur. In this way, the number of Indian citizens in the army’s wellness center in the city has increased to 561. Earlier, 484 Indian nationals are being kept in Jaisalmer.
No LPG shortage, cylinder will continue to be available: IOC
The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) assures that there is no shortage of LPG and domestic cylinders during lockdown. Its supply will continue as before.
CBSE will donate 21 lakh rupees
CBSE has announced a donation of 21 lakhs to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund to deal with the Corona disaster. For this, Group A employees of the department will donate two days salary and Group B and C employees one day salary.