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India becomes the third country to have the most corona probe over Russia

India becomes the third country to have the most corona probe over Russia

India set a new record in the investigation of corona infections on Saturday. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said that for the first time, 10.23 lakh people were tested in a day. Corona investigation of about 3.45 crore people has been done so far. With this, India has become the third country in the world to have the most tests. Now only China and America are ahead of India.

In the beginning of April, about four to five thousand tests were being done daily, but today about 250 times more people are being tested. To overcome the corona, the Ministry of Health conducted a record 10 million tests in just 14 days.

Capacity increased 100 times
India added tremendous potential. In April, only 10-12 labs had testing facility, today tests are being done in 1,511 laboratories. Of these, 983 are in the government sector and 528 are private. New laboratories are being added daily. Seven new laboratories are also allowed on Friday.

37 percent rapid antigen detection
The Ministry of Health stated that 10,23,836 samples were tested. Out of these, about 37 percent i.e. 3.8 lakh samples were tested by rapid antigen method. Looking at the data from the beginning till now, out of a total of 3.45 crore people, only 28% cases were investigated using rapid antigen method.

Where India stands compared to the world in investigation
China 9.04 million
America 7.47 Crore
India 3.45 crore
Russia 3.38 crore
UK 1.58 Crore
Source: Worldometer

Try not to hide infection
In many countries, including the US-UK, there have been allegations that the government is trying to hide the infection by reducing testing, but statistics show that India did not reduce the test even as the infection increased. Continuous testing capacity was increased. According to the WorldMeter, till April 15, only 15 people were tested per one lakh people in India, whereas today the figure is around 250 i.e. about 16 times more people were tested in four months.

Amazing test of UP-Bihar
UP has outpaced all states in the country in examining corona patients. Looking at the data received by the state health department, about 43 lakh people have been screened in Uttar Pradesh so far and more than 1.10 lakh people are being tested daily. So far 22.28 lakh trials have been conducted in Bihar. At the same time, only 3.5 million Tests have taken place in the most affected Maharashtra. Let’s know which are the states that do the most tests daily.

Bihar 1,12,422
Uttar Pradesh 1,10,290
Maharashtra 78,523
Tamil Nadu 74,344
Gujarat 72,947
Karnataka 57,623
Odisha 56,449
Andhra Pradesh 55,010
Source: Kovid 19 India (figures-21 August)

Corona: Offices and shops will remain closed, these states will follow the lockdown at weekends

Corona: Offices and shops will remain closed, these states will follow the lockdown at weekends

At least a dozen states have ordered weekend lockdowns, citing reviving economic activities at the same time and reducing the risk of the spread of corona virus disease (COVID-19). India, the third most affected country after Corona virus epidemic after the United States and Brazil, has reported 29 lakh cases of Kovid-19. Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh are in lockdown on weekends.

Punjab is witnessing a sharp rise in Kovid-19 cases, with Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh ordering emergency measures on August 20, with daily night curfew in all 167 cities and towns from 7 pm to 5 am. Weekend lockdown expansion is included. Simultaneously, Singh has banned the capacity of vehicles in five districts – Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Amritsar, Patiala and Mohali. Not more than three passengers are allowed in each private four wheeler. Currently, these five districts account for 80 percent of the active cases in Punjab.

Following in the footsteps of the Haryana government, the Chandigarh administration on Friday announced that all shops and establishments, except the essential ones, would remain closed on Saturday and Sunday in view of the rising Kovid-19 cases.

Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir is the second district after Jammu to announce an indefinite weekend lockdown. Officials said that the ban would start at 5 pm all Friday and would last till 6 am on Monday. As per Assam’s latest guidelines of Kovid-19 lockdown, the government says that it will remain closed in Guwahati on Saturday and Sunday till August 31.

Uttar Pradesh will have a lockdown on weekends from Friday 10:00 am to Monday 5 am. These restrictions were announced on 10 July. The lockout in the contribution zone will continue until 31 August, with only essential services in such areas.

The Andaman and Nicobar administration has also announced a complete lockdown on the weekend to prevent the spread of Kovid-19. The Tamil Nadu state government on Thursday announced that the lockdown in Tamil Nadu has been extended till 31 August as part of efforts to stop the spread of Kovid-19. According to a release issued by the Tamil Nadu government, there will be a complete lockdown on all Sundays (August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 August).

Amit Shah admitted to AIIMS late night, complained of fatigue and body pain, corona investigation report negative

Amit Shah admitted to AIIMS late night, complained of fatigue and body pain, corona investigation report negative

Amit Shah admitted to AIIMS: Union Home Minister Amit Shah was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi at around 2 pm. He is kept in the Old Private Ward, where he is undergoing treatment under the supervision of AIIMS director Dr Randeep Guleria. According to information received from AIIMS, he was feeling tired and body ache. According to a press release issued by the AIIMS Department of Media and Protocol, he was also investigated for corona, which came to be negative. He is currently working from the hospital.

Let me tell you that he was recently found corona infected. He was admitted to Medanta Hospital in Gurugram. His investigation report later came negative. Amit Shah himself informed this by tweeting last Friday.
He had said, ‘My corona test report has come negative. I thank God and at the moment I express my heartfelt gratitude to all those who have blessed me and my family by wishing me well. Will stay in home isolation for a few more days on the advice of doctors.
He said that I also thank all the doctors and paramedical staff of Medanta Hospital who helped me in fighting Corona infection and who are treating me.