Covid-19 Update: Corona has once again gained momentum in the country. The third wave was short lived, that the fourth wave has started wreaking its havoc. In such a situation, a new XE variant of Corona has come, whose cases are increasing very fast. Within the last 24 hours, 1,088 new cases of corona have come across the country, where 26 people have died.
There has been a jump in new cases of corona in the country today. In such a situation, 4, 25, 05, 410 patients have been cured from Corona so far. Where a total of 5,21,736 people have lost their lives so far. At present, the total number of active patients in the country has been 10,870, in which 0.03%, recovery rate 98.76%, daily infection rate of 0.25% have been registered.
The risk of corona among children is increasing in Delhi NCR. Corona has also been confirmed in eight children studying in different schools after the matter of infection came to light in 13 children at Noida Khaitan School on Monday. Since then the District Health Department has come into alert mode.
DM has also held a meeting with the officials of the Health Department and instructed them. The CMO has instructed to strictly follow the Corona guide line in the school. At present, the number of infected active patients has increased to 68.
20 new cases surfaced
In the report of the Health Department, 20 new cases of corona have been reported. Eight of these patients are below 18 years of age. A total of 8 children from other schools including one each from Delhi Public School, JVM Global School, Shri Ram Millennium School have been confirmed to be positive.
District Surveillance Officer Manoj Kushwaha says that there are also 8 school children in the Corona investigation report. Two of these children have taken the vaccine. Whereas the students who are positive are being tracked. in order to prevent the spread of infection.
Let us tell you that in many social media posts it was claimed that the newly found infected are from DPS, Sector-22 Summerville, Sector-119 The Millennium School and Sector-135 Shriram Millennium School, Sector-132 from JBM School. Shriram Millennium and JBM have denied any case. At the same time, Vishuddha Mishra, the admin of The Millennium, told that no incident of any child getting infected in his place is yet in the notice of the school management.
Orders given to increase the investigation of Corona
After the corona infection was found inside the children in the schools, an atmosphere of panic has prevailed among the parents. In this regard, the DM has also held a meeting with the officials of the Health Department in the evening and instructed them. DM Suhas LY told that, ‘The officials of the Health Department have been told that proper arrangements should be made for the treatment of corona infected children and it should be ensured that the speed of corona infection does not increase.
For this, people coming in contact with children should be investigated. Apart from this, the investigation of corona should be increased at other places also. Schools should also be properly sanitized by taking all necessary measures to prevent corona in schools.