After months of enchancment in the scenario, the sudden spike in the variety of Coronavirus instances in a number of areas has turn out to be a reason behind concern for a number of states inclduing Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Rajasthan.
As said by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), states like Kerala and Maharashtra are worst hit with 74 per cent of the energetic Covid-19 instances at current. Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Punjab and Jammu in Kashmir o the opposite hand proceed to witness a day by day spike in coronavirus infections.
Here’s how states are tackling the COVID-19 surge:
Gujarat: As per the most recent figures out there, as many as 315 contemporary instances of coronavirus have been reported in the final 24 hours in Gujarat. The demise toll rose to 4,406 whereas the whole variety of infections in the state rose to 2,67,419.
Owing to the steep rise in Covid-19 instances, the Gujarat authorities on Monday swung into motion and guarded verify posts at Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh borders in order to display screen individuals coming into the state. Apart from establishing border verify posts on the entry level, the passengers arriving at main railway stations like Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Rajkot and Bhavnagar from completely different components of the nation can even be screened.
Karnataka: Checks performed at Thalapady border for individuals of Kerala coming into Dakshina Kannada; solely these with unfavorable RT-PCR check certificates are being allowed. Karnataka govt has taken the choice that solely these with a unfavorable RT-PCR check certificates can be allowed to enter Karnataka. DGP of Karnataka has assured that automobiles carrying important objects could possibly 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 numerous COVID instances have been recorded in previous couple of days. Essential providers can be permitted between 8 am and three pm. Strict motion can be taken in opposition to individuals who would violate the rules. Home isolation isn’t permitted.
Meanwhile BMC officers penalise these flouting Covid-19 rule in the state. News company ANI quoted officers stating that 14,100 individuals 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 individuals 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 in the variety of Coronavirus instances, the Rajasthan authorities has determined to impose Section 144 in Jodhpur until March 21. Moreover, a cap of 100 attendees has been made necessary for all public gatherings, together with weddings. According to the order issued by the Jodhpur Police, faculties and schools have been allowed to perform.