Uttarakhand Reported 6 COVID-19 Cases On Saturday, The Highest Single-day Spike Up Until Now, Taking The Infection Count To 88, A State Health Department Publication Said. 4 Of The Fresh Cases Were Documented From Dehradun District And 2 From Udham Singh Nagar District, The Publication Said.
PTI|Upgraded on: 16 May 2020, 04: 59: 56 PM
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Uttarakhand reported 6 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, the highest single-day spike up until now, bringing the infection count to 88, a state health department publication stated. 4 of the fresh cases were reported from Dehradun district and 2 from Udham Singh Nagar district, the publication stated.
The 2 clients from United States Nagar district had actually returned from Maharashtra and Haryana, it stated. There has actually been an abrupt rise in the unique coronavirus cases in Uttarakhand since migrants started returning in droves from various parts of the nation consisting of highly-infected states like Maharashtra and Gujarat, health authorities here stated.
The fresh cases from Dehradun consist of a 32- year-old lady, a 49- year-old guy, a 15- year-old kid and a 10- year-old kid. The 2 clients from United States Nagar district are both men aged 18.
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat held a conference with authorities on Saturday to review the COVID-19 scenario in the state and asked to keep a track of where the returning migrants are being quarantined so that their health might be kept track of. Thermal screening plans must likewise be made in districts where the migrants are being sent out, Rawat stated.
He asked the authorities to ensure that people use face masks and follow social distancing standards. Uttarakhand has actually seen one coronavirus death, while 51 people have actually been released from medical facilities after recuperating from the infection, leaving 36 active cases in the state.
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First Released: 16 May 2020, 04: 59: 56 PM