Maharashtra witnesses sudden rise in COVID-19 cases
The incidence of Corona has seen a sudden upsurge in Maharashtra with even a number of ministers testing constructive for the virus. Health Minister Rajesh Tope, senior Minister Jayant Patil, ex- Minister Eknath Khadse have examined constructive for the virus in the final 48 hours.
Two days in the past, Minister of Food and Drug Administration Dr Rajendra Shingane had additionally examined constructive. Meanwhile, there was a big enhance in the positivity price in the affected areas. Akola, Amravati and Yavatmal districts have registered a every day positivity price of 32, 48 and 15 per cent respectively whereas the weekly positivity charges are 24, 35 and 15 per cent. While, the positivity price of the complete state is 8.8 per cent for every day and seven.76 per cent weekly. The Principal Secretary of the Health Department has instructed all of the District Collectors and Municipal Commissioners to extend the variety of assessments by inspecting a minimum of 20 to 30 shut associates per affected person and produce the positivity price beneath 10 per cent. It has been instructed to extend the variety of assessments 20 occasions extra in the areas the place new sufferers are being discovered in addition to RT-PCR testing of sufferers with signs. It has been made necessary to tell the District Administration, if a suspected Corona affected person is discovered on the place the place the CT scan is carried out.