Coronavirus India Live News Updates:
The Union Health Ministry Monday stated practically 50 per cent of the deaths as a result of Covid-19 in India have been concentrated in 25 districts in eight states. Of this, 15 districts have been in Maharashtra. Addressing the press, Union Health Ministry Secretary Rajesh Bhushan stated India had the very best variety of recoveries from the illness, at over 56 lakh, and has additionally performed the second-highest variety of checks, at 8.10 crore. Active Covid-19 circumstances have been beneath 10 lakh for the final two weeks, whereas the restoration price has improved to 84 per cent, he added.
Ten states, together with Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh, account for 77 per cent of the lively circumstances within the nation.
With the festive season posing a serious problem in the course of the pandemic, the Union Health Ministry has issued pointers for big gatherings, together with guaranteeing satisfactory space for occasions with an in depth website map, correct markings to keep up social distancing, and never permitting touching of idols and holy books to forestall the unfold of an infection. Festive occasions shall be permitted solely exterior containment zones, whereas individuals residing within the restricted areas could also be inspired to look at all festivals inside their properties and never transfer out, the ministry stated.
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar additionally launched pointers for the reopening of cinema halls throughout the nation. The Centre had allowed the opening of film theatres beginning October 15 with 50 per cent capability and one seat distance.