After Karnataka, the Uttarakhand authorities on Tuesday put journey restriction on folks from states witnessing a contemporary surge in Covid-19 circumstances.
Due to the rise in Covid-19 circumstances in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, travellers from these states to undergo testing on arrival in Uttarakhand, Dehradun DM stated on Tuesday.
“Travellers from these five states to undergo testing at state borders, railway station and Dehradun airport,” says Dehradun DM, as reported by ANI.
Due to rise in COVID19 circumstances in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Kerala, MP & Chhattisgarh, travellers from these states, to undergo testing on arrival in Uttarakhand
“Travellers from these 5 States to undergo testing at State borders, railway station & Dehradun airport,” says Dehradun DM
— ANI (@ANI) February 23, 2021
On Sunday, the Karnataka authorities made detrimental RT-PCR report, not older than 72 hours, obligatory for travellers from Maharashtra and Kerala because the state shares border with these two states, which have seen a contemporary surge in Covid-19 circumstances previously few days.
India reported 10,584 new Covid-19 circumstances within the final 24 hours, taking its complete Covid 19 tally to 1,10,16,434 on Tuesday, in accordance to the Union Health Ministry. The variety of energetic Covid-19 circumstances within the nation has decreased to 1,47,306, which 1.34 per cent of the full caseload, it stated. Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Karnataka and Gujarat account for 84% of the brand new circumstances. Maharashtra continues to report the very best day by day new circumstances at 5,210, adopted by Kerala (2,212) and Tamil Nadu (449).
As these states are witnessing a sudden spike within the variety of Coronavirus infections previously few days, there’s a worry of one other wave amongst folks, although Covid-19 circumstances within the nation are on the decline. The central authorities has suggested these states to work on enhancing total testing by focusing on growing proportion of RT-PCR assessments, all detrimental Rapid Test outcomes to be mandatorily adopted by RT-PCR take a look at & refocus on strict & complete surveillance amongst others.