30% Of Corona Cases Spread Due To Tablighi Jamaat Markaz:-
So far, 2902 positive cases of coronavirus have been reported in the country. 30% of these are spread due to people who have returned from the Tablighi Jamaat. In the last 24 hours, 601 cases of infection increased and 12 patients died. This information was given by the Ministry of Health on Saturday evening. Ministry secretary Luv Aggarwal said that the maximum infection has been seen in the youth. So far, 42% of those infected are 21 to 40 years old, while 33% of patients are between 41 and 60 years old. 17% of patients are above 60 years of age. Only 9% of cases seen between 0 and 20 years old.
Aggarwal said that the number of infected people is increasing rapidly in some districts. A detailed plan is being prepared for them to reduce these cases. More than 30 modules have been created for technical information related to the transition. It has been released on the website of the Ministry. Doctors and health workers from all states were trained through this. The ICMR official said that now the government’s focus is on increasing the number of testing. We have the capacity to do 70 thousand tests in a week. We are gradually increasing the testing capacity.
The Infected People Of Tablighi Jamaat Found In 17 States:-
The Health Ministry said that cases related to the Tablighi Jamaat have been reported from 17 states. Of the total infected cases, 1023 are from Tablighi Jamaat. These people are from Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Andaman and Nicobar, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Arunachal Pradesh, Haryana, and other states. 22 thousand people who came into contact with them are quarantine. Aggarwal said that we are looking for all those involved in it. Our fight continues. If we cannot find a single person, then the difficulties of the whole country will increase with us. We appeal to the people to support us.
Supply Of Essential Items Continues:-
The Home Ministry official said that the lockdown is being implemented correctly across the country. The supply of essential goods is satisfactory. The first installment of State Disaster Response of Rs 11 thousand 92 crores has been released on Friday. States can use it to prevent corona infection in their own way. Work is being done to redress the national supply chain in agriculture. The MHA has a control room set up to solve whatever problem is being faced. 200 people of the Ministry of Home Affairs have been associated with this. Together with the state and UT, they are solving the problems of the people.
It Is Necessary For All The People To Wear Masks While Leaving The House:-
Aggarwal said that it is necessary for all the people to wear masks while leaving the house. People can also use homemade masks. It is not necessary that everyone should use the N-93 mask used for medical staff and doctors. Homemade masks will protect us from touching the mouth and nose with dust and mud.