- 95 new cases were reported in the country on Wednesday, 3 deaths in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu yesterday.
- BCCI President Sourav Ganguly will donate rice worth 50 lakh to people below the poverty line
So far 653 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the country. On Thursday, it was 5 in Delhi, 3 in Gujarat, 2 in Maharashtra and 1 in Andaman. The case of corona infection has come for the first time in Andaman. So far 18 people have died due to coronavirus in the country.
Meanwhile, the Odisha government has entered into a tripartite agreement with corporates and medical colleges under which the country’s largest hospital is being built for corona patients in the state. It will have 1000 beds. It will start services in 15 days. Also, the central government has approved home delivery of medicines. Its notification will be released soon.
800 people Quarantined who came in contact with the doctor in Delhi
A doctor at Delhi’s Mohalla Clinic, his wife, daughter and two other has been found to be Corona positive. These people became infected after coming in contact with a woman from Saudi Arabia. Now 800 people who came in contact with these people have been quarantined. With this, the number of infected in Delhi has increased to 36.
3 new positive cases for the first time in Goa
Three new cases of infection were found in Goa late on Wednesday. Of this, a 25-year-old man came from Spain, while a 29-year-old man came from Australia and a third 55-year-old from the United States. Meanwhile, in Ahmedabad, an 85-year-old elderly woman died late on Wednesday night. The woman returned from foreign a few days ago. She was admitted to the Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad on 22 March due to ill health.
There are 5 deaths today
On Thursday, a 75-year-old woman died in Karnataka, a 65-year-old woman in Srinagar, a 65-year-old woman in Mumbai and a 70-year-old woman in Bhavnagar in Gujarat and a patient in Bhilwara. There were three deaths on Wednesday as well. A 54-year-old patient died in Madurai, Tamil Nadu in the morning, a 65-year-old woman died in Ujjain in the evening, and an 85-year-old man died late in Ahmedabad. On Wednesday, 95 new cases were reported in the country. The infection has reached 26 states.
Situations Of States
Haryana: AIIMS Doctors Association has written a letter to the Health Secretary of Haryana. It stated that the 21-day lockdown has not been applied to PGIMS Rohtak. Students were present in classes until the lockdown, which had more than 200 students. There is a high risk of spreading coronavirus. It further states that in view of the negligent attitude of the administration, immediate intervention is needed in this matter. The state government gave extensions to those employed in medical, paramedical staff and essential services in the treatment of coronavirus patients who were retiring this month. The government has said that preparations are on to send prisoners on parole. In addition, inmates who are already on parole, their parole period will be extended by 4 weeks. The Haryana government has also said that prisoners who returned to jail peacefully after one parole, will be given special parole for 6 weeks. On the other hand, all the officers of the Gurgaon Police have been instructed not to stop the technical service and maintenance workers in the houses.
Gujarat: Three new positive cases have been found. With this, the number of infected in the state has increased to 6.
Jammu and Kashmir: For the three and a half lakh laborers associated with the construction work in the state, the government has announced an amount of Rs 1-1 thousand. This amount will be given to the workers associated with the Building and Construction Workers Welfare Board.
Goa: Three people were found to be Corona positive. Of these, a 25-year-old man from Spain, a 29-year-old man from Australia and a 55-year-old man from the United States. The director of the state’s health department says that the condition of all these is stable.
Maharashtra: 2 more Corona positives in Mumbai and Thane. The total number of infected in Maharashtra is 124. The Siddhivinayak Temple Trust in Mumbai distributed food and water bottles to policemen on duty in the city during the lockdown.
Delhi: Metro Rail service will now be closed till 14 April. It was earlier closed by 31 March. Coronavirus has created livelihood crisis in front of the poor. People from different districts of Uttar Pradesh who work as daily wage laborers have left for their homes on foot. One such woman who reached the Delhi-Ghazipur border said, “We have no money left, there is no work here either.” What shall we eat If we are not allowed to leave the city, we will die of hunger. “
West Bengal: A 66-year-old elderly was found corona positive in Nayabad, West Bengal. The number of infected in the state was 10.
Puducherry: FIR registered against Congress MLA John Kumar. They were distributing vegetables in bags to people near their house in Nellithope, allegedly in violation of the lockdown rules. During this time there was a crowd of around 200 people.
Karnataka: Strict action will be taken against those who misbehave with doctors, paramedical staff and healthcare people treating coronavirus patients. In this regard, the state government has directed the commissioners and police of all the districts. In some places, the landlords are asking them to evacuate the house.
Telangana: President of Jana Sena Party Pawan Kalyan Announced to donate one crore rupees to the National Relief Fund and Rs 50 lakh to the Chief Minister Relief Fund of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Andaman: On March 24, a person returned from Chennai has been found infected. This is the first case of corona infection in this union territory.
Maximum cases in Maharashtra
So far, the highest number of 116 cases of coronavirus has been reported in Maharashtra, while Kerala (109) is second. The Karnataka government said that the total number of infections in the state has increased to 51, including 10 new cases in the last 24 hours. Three of these people have been recovered and discharged, while one died. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had declared a nationwide lockdown for 21 days from 12 pm on Tuesday night. According to the Ministry of Home Affairs, legal action will be taken against those who break the rules. There is a provision of fine in some cases in addition to one to two years in jail.
Ganguly will donate rice worth 50 lakhs
Meanwhile, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has said that he will donate rice worth 50 lakh rupees for those living below the poverty line.