Coronavirus Updates: Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa tests positive for COVID-19, being hospitalised

By | August 3, 2020
Coronavirus Updates: Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa tests positive for COVID-19, being hospitalised

Coronavirus Updates: Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa exams optimistic for COVID-19, being hospitalised

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Coronavirus Updates: Yediyurappa is the fourth BJP chief to have examined optimistic for COVID-19 on Sunday, which additionally noticed a minister in Yogi Adityanath cupboard in Uttar Pradesh succumbing to the virus

Coronavirus Updates: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Sunday mentioned he has examined optimistic for COVID-19.

Rajasthan recorded 12 COVID-19 deaths on Sunday, taking the overall variety of fatalities because of the illness to 706, the well being division mentioned. The state additionally reported 1,167 recent coronavirus instances, pushing the overall caseload to 44,410. Of them, 12,488 are energetic, it mentioned.

The IPL Governing Council has obtained official clearance from the federal government to host the Indian Premier League within the UAE this 12 months, mentioned stories.

Singer and politician Babul Supriya mentioned on Twitter that he had met Union residence minister Amit Shah — who has examined optimistic for COVID-19— “day earlier than night” and has suggested to restrict himself by docs.

Union Dwelling minister Amit Shah on Sunday mentioned that he had examined optimistic for the novel coronavirus an infection. Though his well being is ok, he has been admitted to a hospital on physician’s recommendation, Shah mentioned on Twitter.

Uttar Pradesh BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh and Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit have additionally examined optimistic for the virus.

 The Assam authorities has issued a brand new set of tips, permitting inter-district motion on two days of the week, and hundred per cent workplace attendance from Monday to Friday. The order will come into pressure from 7 pm on Sunday and proceed until 14 August.

Presently, the COVID-19 energetic instances (5,67,730) account for 32.43 % of the overall instances. India’s recoveries have mounted to 11,45,629.

Kamal Rani is the primary minister in Uttar Pradesh to die after contracting coronavirus. She was 62.

India’s recoveries have mounted to 11,45,629, whereas there are 5,67,730 energetic instances of coronavirus an infection within the nation presently.

The WHO warned the coronavirus pandemic was more likely to be “prolonged” after its emergency committee met to judge the disaster six months after sounding the worldwide alarm

India registered over 50,000 new coronavirus instances for the third consecutive day on Saturday, taking the nationwide case depend to 16,95,988. Nevertheless, recoveries additionally surged to 10,94,374 and the restoration fee improved to 64.53 %, mentioned the well being ministry.

In the meantime in Delhi, the tussle between the Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) authorities and Lieutenant Common Anil Baijal resurfaced, with the most recent level of competition being the LG’s cancellation of orders permitting weekly markets and lodge to renew enterprise within the Nationwide Capital.

The capital additionally noticed the start of the second spherical of a sero-survey to gauge the unfold of the virus.

Nation data 57,118 new instances

In response to Union well being ministry knowledge up to date at eight am on Saturday, the nation recorded 57,118 new COVID-19 instances in 24 hours, taking the total case depend to 16,95,988, whereas the toll jumped to 36,511 with 764 folks succumbing to the illness throughout the identical interval. On the identical time, the variety of recoveries too surged to 10,94,374, it mentioned.

In response to the Indian Council of Medical Analysis (ICMR), cumulatively 1,93,58,659 samples have been examined as much as 31  July with 5,25,689 of them being examined on Friday.

Of the brand new 764 deaths reported on Saturday, 265 are from Maharashtra, 97 from Tamil Nadu, 84 from Karnataka, 68 from Andhra Pradesh, 45 from West Bengal, 43 from Uttar Pradesh, 27 from Delhi, 23 from Gujarat, 16 from Punjab, 14 every from Bihar and Telangana, 12 from Jammu and Kashmir and 11 from Rajasthan.

Of the overall 36,511 deaths, Maharashtra has reported the utmost at 14,994, adopted by 3,963 in Delhi, 3,935 in Tamil Nadu, 2,441 in Gujarat, 2,314 in Karnataka, 1,630 in Uttar Pradesh, 1,581 in West Bengal, 1,349 in Andhra Pradesh and 867 in Madhya Pradesh, the information confirmed.

Case fatality fee drops to 2.15%

The well being ministry had within the morning reported that there are 5,65,103 energetic instances of coronavirus an infection within the nation. The restoration fee amongst COVID-19 sufferers was recorded at 64.53 %, whereas the fatality fee had additional dropped to 2.15 %— the bottom because the first lockdown—the ministry mentioned in a press release issued later within the day.

On the worldwide platform, India continues to register and preserve the bottom COVID-19 mortality fee, it mentioned, asserting that it is a testimony to the targeted, coordinated, pre-emptive, graded and evolving “take a look at, observe, deal with” technique and efforts of the Centre, states and Union Territories.

On the backdrop of rising recoveries and falling fatality fee, the Centre determined to allowed the export of indigenously produced ventilators, the ministry mentioned. As on 31 July, solely 0.22 % of the energetic instances in the nation had been on ventilators, it acknowledged.

Delhi’s containment zones all the way down to 496, sero-survey kicks off

Following a gentle decline within the variety of energetic COVID-19 instances in Delhi, the containment zones have additionally come all the way down to 496 from 715  offering aid to hundreds of individuals residing in these restricted areas. The choice was taken after a two-day evaluation, mentioned Delhi Income Minister Kailash Gahlot.

In Delhi, a locality is asserted a containment zone by district authorities if three or extra individuals take a look at optimistic to COVID-19. In a evaluation of COVID-19 scenario in Delhi, on 29 June, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had expressed concern over the massive dimension of containment zones in Delhi because it restricted motion of a giant inhabitants, Gahlot mentioned.

Whereas extra restrictions are being eased below Unlock 3, a recent scuffle is on between the AAP authorities and the lieutenant governor, this time on whether or not resorts and weekly bazaars ought to be reopened. A day after LG Anil Baijal rejected the AAP authorities’s resolution to permit resorts and weekly bazaars to renew enterprise, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia wrote to Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah searching for instructions to the LG to reverse his order.

Sisodia accused the Centre of adopting a “twin coverage” in direction of Delhi the place COVID-19 scenario has been “fairly below management” in previous one month and “is regularly headed to change into regular” and mentioned the state authorities would resend its proposal on reopening of resorts and weekly markets to the lieutenant governor on Tuesday.

“At such a time when resorts and weekly markets are open in the entire nation, even in states like Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and so forth the place highest variety of instances have been reported resorts, it’s past comprehension as to what the Centre needs to attain by retaining resorts and weekly markets shut in Delhi,” he wrote.

“I request you to ask the LG to not cease the proposal. If merchants begin their enterprise, jobs will probably be generated, and that the situation of the financial system will enhance,” Sisodia, who additionally holds the finance portfolio, mentioned in his letter.

In the meantime, a five-day sero-survey, geared toward masking all districts and varied demographic segments, started within the Nationwide Capital on Saturday. This may assist the govt. to tailor its technique to altering circumstances, the chief minister’s workplace tweeted.

A senior authorities official advised information company PTI that below the train, 15,000 samples can be collected from 1 to five August, throughout completely different areas and age teams. Consultant samples will probably be taken from all of the 11 districts, he mentioned.

A sero-prevalence survey entails testing the blood serum of people to test for the prevalence of antibodies in opposition to an infection. An earlier survey from 27 June to 10 July had proven that 24 % of Delhi residents have developed antibodies.

The town reported 1,118 recent coronavirus instances, taking the tally to 1,36,716. The energetic instances stand at 10,596. With 26 recent fatalities, the toll mounted to 3,989.

Odisha, Telangana see report spikes in new instances

Many state and UTs reported recent infections and deaths within the day, with Arunachal Pradesh, Telangana and Odisha witnessing report spikes in day by day instances.

Arunachal Pradesh reported its highest single-day spike in COVID-19 instances as 107 extra, together with 40 safety personnel, examined optimistic for the illness, taking the state’s tally to 1,591. “Forty safety personnel of assorted central paramilitary forces -37 from Changlang and one every from Papum Pare, Namsai and Tirap – are amongst recent sufferers,” mentioned state surveillance officer L Jampa. All, barring three, are asymptomatic and have been shifted to COVID Care Centres, he added.

Arunachal Pradesh now has 670 energetic instances, whereas 918 folks have recovered from the illness and three have succumbed to it.

With 1,602 COVID-19 instances, Odisha additionally noticed its largest single-day surge in instances, propelling the state’s whole to 33,479, whereas the toll rose to 187 with 10 extra deaths. Ganjam district — which has emerged as a virus hotspot— has to this point accounted for 99 fatalities, adopted by Khurda which has reported 25 deaths. Odisha now has 12,736 energetic instances, whereas 20,518 sufferers have recovered from the contagion to this point, the state well being division mentioned.

Telangana reported 2,083 new COVID-19 instances, the best single-day spike to this point, taking the depend of optimistic instances within the state to 64,786. With 11 extra deaths, the COVID-19 toll within the state rose to 530, a state authorities bulletin mentioned on Saturday, offering knowledge as of eight pm on 31 July.

Whereas the Better Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC), the epicentre of the contagion within the state, continues to report a excessive variety of instances, there was a pointy rise within the infections from completely different districts, together with Ranga Reddy, Medchal-Malkajgiri, Sangareddy, Warangal City and Karimnagar, the bulletin confirmed.

Maharashtra added 9,601 new instances to its total depend, which rose to 4,31,719 on Saturday whereas the dying of 322 sufferers, together with 45 in Mumbai, took the toll within the state to 15,316, the well being division mentioned.

Andhra Pradesh additionally reported a pointy improve in instances, with 9,276 new sufferers and 58 deaths pushing the case depend over 1.5 lakh. Senior Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP)chief and former minister P Manikyala Rao died of coronavirus in a personal hospital in Vijayawada on Saturday, social gathering sources advised PTI. He was on ventilator help as he suffered a lung an infection, the sources mentioned.

The-59-year outdated chief had on 25 July in a tweet mentioned that there was nothing to fret about and he would emerge hale and hearty. Nevertheless, he misplaced the practically three-week battle with the virus on Saturday.

With inputs from PTI


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