Coronavirus live updates|Offer 25 lakh vaccine doses for Tika Utsav, AP CM prompts PM Modi
India has supported the global neighborhood through the ‘Vaccine Maitri’ program, under which 6.45 crore dosages of COVID-19 vaccine have been exported to 85 countries as on April 9, 2021.
Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday had actually tweeted that 13.5 crore doses of vaccine were offered of which 9.5 crore had been administered till Friday. The staying 4 crore were either in the ‘pipeline’ or in stock.With India administering 30-40 lakh dosages vaccines daily, this recommends existing stocks being offered for 13-10 days, though there is considerable variation within States in the variety of doses being made available.You can track coronavirus cases, deaths and screening rates at the
national and State levels here. A list of State Helpline numbers is available as well.Here are the latest updates: Andhra Pradesh A.P. CM Jagan Mohan Reddy asks PM Modi to offer 25 lakh vaccine dosages Chief Minister Y.S.Jagan Mohan Reddy
has advised Prime Minister Narendra Modi to provide 25 lakh doses of COVID19 vaccine to the State for administration throughout the Tika Utsav that starts on April 11. Likewise check out: Acute vaccine lack in Anantapur and Kurnool districts In the letter dated April 9 to Mr. Modi, Mr. Jagan said,” Your kind call for ‘Tika Utsav ‘from 11th April to 14th April is a much-needed action to offer the required push to various sections of the society to come forward for vaccination. We have prepared to take this chance and participate on a large scale. The Utsav will be used up in one village and one ward under the jurisdiction of every Main Health Centre( PHC). Congress strategy Sonia evaluates efforts to take on COVID-19 in Cong-ruled states Elderly people with the proof of files wait for their turn for COVID-19 vaccination at a health centre in Bhubaneswar on Friday, April 9, 2021.|Picture Credit: BISWARANJAN THRASHING. Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday evaluated the efforts by the states ruled by her celebration to tackle the 2nd wave of the coronavirus infection and the vaccination drive.Addressing a virtual
meeting with the Chief Ministers of the Congress-ruled states and Ministers of the celebration in States where it is in power in alliance with others, she stated the top priority ought to be to test, track and vaccinate.Ms. Gandhi also examined the efforts to eliminate COVID-19, consisting of the accessibility
of vaccines, access to medicines and ventilators, Congress’s chief representative Randeep Surjewala stated.” The top priority is to test, track and immunize,” he composed on Twitter, estimating Ms. Gandhi.Uttar Pradesh U.P. Minister Anand Swaroop Shukla checks positive Uttar Pradesh Minister Anand Swaroop Shukla has actually tested positive for COVID-19. The Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs stated he got himself checked for the illness on Thursday after observing some symptoms.The test report
came out as positive for COVID-19 on Friday, Shukla included.” I have actually separated myself. Those who can be found in contact with me in the previous couple of days need to get themselves checked,” the BJP MLA from Ballia said.Politics over vaccines Rahul decries Centre’s’ arrogance’ over not following to’ good tips’ Congress leader Rahul
Gandhi on Saturday required offering money into the hands of typical individuals throughout the second wave of coronavirus, but lamented that the “conceited government” dislikes excellent suggestions.” The failed policies of the main government has resulted in a dreadful 2nd wave of coronavirus and migrant labourers are required to move
as soon as again,” Gandhi stated in a tweet in Hindi.” Besides increasing vaccination, it is crucial to offer cash into their hands- both for the life of the typical guy and the economy of the country. However this arrogant
National Won’t be reluctant
in banning rallies: EC to political parties In the middle of increasing coronavirus cases, the Election Commission has flagged instances of star advocates and political leaders campaigning without masks, and alerted it will not be reluctant to prohibit rallies if COVID standards provided by it in 2015 are breached.In a letter to leaders of all identified political parties
on Friday, April 9, 2021, the poll panel said,” It is extensively understood that in the current weeks, COVID cases are being reported in larger numbers. However, instances of election meetings/campaigns have concerned the notification of the commission, where standards of social distancing, wearing of masks have actually been flouted in disregard to the commission’s standards.” The letter pointed out instances of star advocates
leaders or prospects not observing COVID-19 protocols,” consisting of non-wearing of masks themselves at phase or while marketing”.” By doing so, the political parties and candidates are exposing themselves as well as the public going to such election conferences to the serious threat of the infection,” the letter said.In cases of breach, the Election Commission( EC) said it will “not be reluctant in prohibiting public meetings, rallies of defaulting prospects, star campaigners or political leaders without any further referral”. National India’s COVID-19 tally climbs to 1,32,05,926 With a record 1,45,384 fresh cases, India’s COVID-19 tally has climbed up to 1,32,05,926, the Health Ninistry said on Saturday, April 10, 2021. The number of active cases has actually breached the 10-lakh mark again after around six-and-a-half months, while the death toll due to the viral illness has actually increased to 1,68,436 with 794 more deaths, the highest considering that October 18 last year, the ministry’s information upgraded at 8 am showed.Registering a steady increase for the 31st day in a row, the number of active coronavirus cases in the country has increased to 10,46,631, accounting for 7.93 per cent of its overall caseload, while the healing rate has actually even more dropped to
90.80 per cent.The active caseload was at its least expensive at 1,35,926 on February 12, representing just 1.25 percent of the overall variety of cases in the country.The number of people who have actually recuperated from the disease has surged to 1,19,90,859, while the case casualty rate has further dropped to 1.28 per cent, the information stated.Goa Online exam for trainees of Class 9 and 11 in Goa In the wake of increasing COVID-19 cases in Goa, the state education department has actually directed the greater secondary
schools and junior colleges to hold evaluations for Classes 9 and 11 in online mode.The department had earlier revealed that examinations for trainees of Class 1 to 8 would be held online and they can appear for the test from home.On April 9, 2021, Director of Education D.R. Bhagat released a fresh circular, in which he
asked the universities to hold tests for Classes 9 and 11 likewise in online mode.The circular has actually been issued to all the higher secondary schools in the state, which were gearing up to hold offline tests for the trainees from today.” It is informed that the evaluations for Basic ninth and eleventh need to be conducted by enabling trainees to answer from their houses, in the same way the trainees up to basic 8 have been enabled,” the
circular read.Punjab Punjab govt. fixes 2 lakh everyday vaccination target Punjab Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan on April 9, 2021, directed the state health department to ramp up the continuous COVID-19
and achieve the target of inoculating 2 lakh individuals per day. She also revealed a special fund of Rs 1 crore to every district for efficient COVID-19 management in the northern state.” There is no restraint of funds to fight the coronavirus pandemic, “Mahajan asserted after chairing a top-level conference here to examine the coronavirus scenario in the state.Ms. Mahajan directed the Health Department to observe 2 days( Tuesdays and Fridays) every
week as’ mega vaccination days ‘to cover maximum variety of people to examine the spread of the virus, an official statement said.She also set the state’s weekly inoculation target to more than 16 lakh recipients for the month of April.The chief secretary advised the qualified people to get vaccinated at the earliest as she said the vaccination is carried out on throughout the days of the week and no age limitation has actually been imposed for the shot of health and frontline workers.Uttar Pradesh 17 pvt healthcare facilities to deal with COVID-19 patients in Ghaziabad In view of increasing COVID-19 cases, the Ghaziabad district health department has actually made 17 private medical facilities functional for treatment of people infected
by the coroanvirus, an authorities said on April 9
, 2021. In these hospitals, 200 ICU beds and 2,000 other classifications of beds would remain offered for COVID-19 patients. Nine quarantine centres with 958 beds have actually likewise been offered, District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey said.Currently, people are being confessed in two centres of COVID L-3 and L-2 levels, he said. In the district, 3,000 beds, including 250 ICU beds with ventilator
center, would be kept in reserve, Mr. Pandey said.National ‘No fresh COVID-19 case reported in 149 districts in past seven days’ Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday, April
9, 2021, said here have been no fresh COVID cases in the past 7 days in 149 districts, while 8 districts had reported no brand-new cases in the previous 2 week, three districts in the previous 21 days and 63 districts in the past 28 days.
Vaccine efficiency Vaccine averts serious health problem, not infection: specialists There have been cases of people
, who have taken two dosages of COVID-19 vaccine, testing positive, according to medical professionals. But physicians stated that in such cases, individuals had only” moderate signs”. According to specialists, COVID-19 vaccine prevents “extreme disease” and not an infection.Sumit Ray, Head of Department of Vital Care at Holy Household Hospital, said that the health center has actually seen four to 5 such cases.” We have seen about four to five patients who after 2 dosages of the vaccine and a 15-day duration after it, have checked positive. But all of them were mild cases, “Dr. Ray said.” Vaccines have never claimed to stop all infections. Studies have revealed that vaccines decrease intensity of illness, even if the individual gets an infection after taking the vaccine,” he added. Bihar No choice yet on night curfew in Bihar After holding a high-level meeting with authorities on surging COVID-19 cases, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday stated all schools, colleges and training institutes would be closed till April 18. He said the federal government had not taken any decision yet on imposing night curfew however all shops and organisations would be enabled
to open till 7 p.m. only.” We have taken a decision to close all schools, colleges
and coaching institutes for one week more, till April 18, however no decision yet has been taken on enforcing night curfew. We will examine the scenario once again after 4-5 days on it and act appropriately,” Mr. Kumar told media individuals. Tamil Nadu Film industry upset at 50 %limit on seating The Tamil Nadu government’s choice to
limit the tenancy at theatres to 50% to suppress the spread of COVID-19 has actually irritated the stakeholders of the film industry.The limitation was revealed a day before the release of the Dhanush-starrer Karnan, which is directed by Mari Selvaraj, on Friday. The movie has already gotten important praise. Star Kangana Ranaut’s Thalaivi, to be launched on April 23, has actually been held off.
Manufacturers and exhibitors feel the market has actually become a” soft target”, particularly after political celebrations mobilised large crowds for election rallies without stressing over preventative measures. Andhra Pradesh Severe vaccine shortage in Anantapur and Kurnool districts Ahead of the national-wide Tika Utsav intended on April 11, there is a serious lack in the supply of both the vaccines– Covishield and Covaxin– in Anantapur and Kurnool districts. Both the districts are left with stocks enough for just two days.
Delhi govt. plans a number of curbs as cases surge
With day-to-day COVID-19 cases continuing to increase in the city, the Delhi federal government is preparing to heighten constraints and minimize the number of individuals who can attend wedding events to 50 and funeral services to 20, sources said.
There is also a proposal to prohibit all other social gatherings.Delhi reported 8,521 fresh infections on Friday, the 2nd highest single-day surge given that the start of the pandemic.
An overall of 8,593 cases were recorded on November 11 last year.” The government is also preparing to lower the tenancy in buses and movie theater halls to 50 %of the overall capability. A proposition on these matters has actually been initiated and is under factor to consider,” a federal government authorities said. (With inputs from our Reporters and companies )Published at Sat, 10 Apr 2021 03:24:09 +0000