Excessive-Degree Meet On COVID-19 At present As 6 States Account For 86% New Circumstances

High-Level Meet On COVID-19 Today As 6 States Account For 86% New Cases

The cupboard secretary will chair a high-level assessment assembly in the present day amid a surge in COVID-19 circumstances

New Delhi:

The cupboard secretary will chair a high-level assessment assembly in the present day with eight states and union territories exhibiting a surge in COVID-19 circumstances, and 6 of whom account for 85.75 per cent of the brand new circumstances within the nation, the Union Well being Ministry mentioned.

The states exhibiting a surge are Telangana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir and West Bengal.

India’s whole COVID-19 lively caseload is 1,59,590 which is 1.44 per cent of the entire infections.

Six states – Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat – have proven a surge in new circumstances in a span of 24 hours, the ministry underlined.

Maharashtra continued to report the very best each day new circumstances at 8,333. It was adopted by Kerala that reported 3,671 new circumstances and Punjab with 622 new circumstances.

The ministry mentioned 85.75 per cent of 16,488 new circumstances registered in a span of 24 hours are from six states and UTs.

“Eight states are displaying an upward trajectory in each day new circumstances,” the ministry mentioned.

“Within the final two weeks, Kerala has proven the utmost decline within the variety of lively circumstances, from 63,847 on February 14 to 51,679 in the present day, whereas Maharashtra has proven the very best rise in lively circumstances in the identical interval, from 34,449 on February 14 to 68,810 presently,” the ministry added.

The cupboard secretary will chair a high-level assessment assembly in the present day with Telangana, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, and West Bengal that are exhibiting a surge in circumstances, it mentioned.

A complete of 1,42,42,547 vaccine doses have been administered via 2,92,312 periods, as per the provisional report until 7 am.

These embrace 66,68,974 healthcare staff (HCWs) who have been administered the primary dose, 24,53,878 HCWs who got the second dose and 51,19,695 frontline staff (FLWs) who took the primary dose.

The second dose of COVID-19 vaccination began on February 13 for these beneficiaries who accomplished 28 days after receipt of the primary dose. The vaccination of the FLWs began on February 2.

As on Day 42 of the vaccination drive (February 27), a complete of seven,64,904 vaccine doses got. Out of those, 3,49,020 beneficiaries have been vaccinated throughout 13,397 periods for first dose (HCWs and FLWs) and 4,20,884 HCWs acquired the second dose of the vaccine.

Eight states account for 62.75 per cent of the cumulative second dose vaccinations in India. Uttar Pradesh alone accounts for 12.64 per cent (3,10,058) of the entire second dose vaccinations in India, the ministry mentioned.

9 states and UTs have administered the primary vaccine dose to lower than 60 per cent of the registered healthcare staff. These are Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Telangana, Ladakh, Chandigarh, Nagaland, Punjab and Puducherry.

Twelve states and UTs have reported vaccination protection of greater than 65 per cent frontline staff. These are Ladakh, Uttarakhand, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Tripura, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Lakshadweep, Rajasthan, Kerala and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

The ministry mentioned 12 states and UTs have reported vaccination protection of lower than 40 per cent of the frontline staff. These are Puducherry, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Meghalaya, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Telangana, Punjab, Nagaland, Goa and Mizoram.

A complete of 1,07,63,451 individuals have recovered to this point, with 12,771 sufferers having discharged in a span of 24 hours.

“India’s COVID-19 restoration charge of 97.17 per cent is among the many highest on this planet,” the ministry underscored.

It mentioned that 84.79 per cent of the brand new recovered circumstances are noticed to be concentrated in 6 states and UTs.

Maharashtra has reported the utmost variety of single-day recoveries with 4,936 newly recovered circumstances. As many as 4,142 individuals recovered in Kerala in a span of 24 hours adopted by 642 in Karnataka.

Moreover, 113 deaths have been reported in a span of 24 hours.

Six states and UTs account for 82.3 per cent of the brand new deaths. Maharashtra noticed the utmost casualties at 48. It was adopted by Punjab with 15 each day deaths and Kerala reported 14 deaths in a span of 24 hours.

Seventeen states and UTs haven’t reported any COVID-19 deaths in a span of 24 hours, the ministry highlighted.

These are Gujarat, Odisha, Chandigarh, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Puducherry, Manipur, Mizoram, Lakshadweep, Ladakh, Sikkim, Daman and Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Andman and Nicobar Islands, Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh.
 

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