Covid-19: The WHO official said India is still in the midst of the pandemic and the focus should be to curtail the virus spread and save lives.
Home Ministry extends Covid-19 guidelines till Feb 28, asks States and UTs to observe all precautions.
As on 27th Jan, there are 22,02,472 active cases in India. The case positivity rate is at 17.75% (in last one week). 11 States have more than 50,000 active cases. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala...
Chennai alone recorded 5,973 new cases.
The ministry has said that India's active caseload currently stands at 22,49,335. It accounts for 5.69 per cent of the total cases.
The vaccination exercise covered also those in the age group of 15-18. There were 25,66,535 people (76.70 per cent) who received the vaccination till date.
Under the SOPs, labs have been directed to give real-time data within 20 hours to the State Covid-19 Response Centre.
The State will see complete lockdown on Sundays till January 31, until when the restrictions are in place.
Jain, however, cautioned that the peak of the Covid wave may have gone past in Delhi, but still we cannot say that we are out of the danger zone yet and we need to watch the trend .
Former chief minister and Leader of the Opposition Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday demanded the DMK government to temporarily close down all the Tasmac liquor outlets and the bar attached to it.