After months of enchancment within the state of affairs, the sudden spike within the variety of Coronavirus circumstances in a number of areas has change into a explanation for concern for a number of states inclduing Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Rajasthan.
As acknowledged by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), states like Kerala and Maharashtra are worst hit with 74 per cent of the lively Covid-19 circumstances at current. Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab and Jammu in Kashmir o the opposite hand proceed to witness a each day spike in coronavirus infections.
Here’s how states are tackling the COVID-19 surge:
Gujarat: As per the newest figures out there, as many as 315 recent circumstances of coronavirus have been reported within the final 24 hours in Gujarat. The loss of life toll rose to 4,406 whereas the entire variety of infections within the state rose to 2,67,419.
Owing to the steep rise in Covid-19 circumstances, the Gujarat authorities on Monday swung into motion and guarded examine posts at Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh borders as a way to display folks getting into the state. Apart from establishing border examine posts on the entry level, the passengers arriving at main railway stations like Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Rajkot and Bhavnagar from totally different elements of the nation may also be screened.
Karnataka: Checks carried out at Thalapady border for folks of Kerala getting into Dakshina Kannada; solely these with unfavourable RT-PCR check certificates are being allowed. Karnataka govt has taken the choice that solely these with a unfavourable RT-PCR check certificates might be allowed to enter Karnataka. DGP of Karnataka has assured that automobiles carrying important objects might be exempted from this requirement.
Maharashtra: Restrictions have been imposed in Buldhana metropolis, Chikahli, Khamgaon, Deulgaon Raja & Malkapur areas of Maharashtra’s Buldhana the place a lot of COVID circumstances have been recorded in previous few days. Essential providers might be permitted between 8 am and three pm. Strict motion might be taken towards individuals who would violate the rules. Home isolation will not be permitted.
Meanwhile BMC officers penalise these flouting Covid-19 rule within the state. News company ANI quoted officers stating that 14,100 folks penalised on twenty first February and a high-quality of Rs 28.20 Lakhs collected from them throughout face masks enforcement drive. A complete of 16,02,536 folks penalised until yesterday and a high-quality of Rs 32,41,14,800 collected from them in complete
Madhya Pradesh: Home Department asks collectors of Bhopal, Indore, Hoshangabad, Betul, Siwni, Chhindwara, Balaghat, Barwani, Khandwa, Khargone, Burhanpur, Alirajpur & districts bordering Maharashtra to convene assembly of district disaster administration committees over COVID-19.
Rajasthan: Witnessing spike within the variety of Coronavirus circumstances, the Rajasthan authorities has determined to impose Section 144 in Jodhpur until March 21. Moreover, a cap of 100 attendees has been made obligatory for all public gatherings, together with weddings. According to the order issued by the Jodhpur Police, faculties and faculties have been allowed to perform.