Active Covid-19 India Cases 8th January Live Updates, Omicron Variant Cases in India, Third Wave Coronavirus, Covid-19 Booster Vaccine, Kids Dose Today, Weekend Curfew Today’s Rules: Today’s Covid Numbers: Delhi (20181 Cases); Bombay (20,318 cases); Calcutta (7337 cases); Bangalore (7113 cases); Chennai (5098 cases)
Covid-19 India Live News The number of new Covid-19 cases in both Delhi and Mumbai crossed 20,000 on Saturday. While the national capital recorded 20,181 new infections, taking the city’s positivity rate to 19.6%, Mumbai added 20,318 more cases to its total. While the death rate in this wave remains low in both the cities, Delhi and Mumbai have recorded seven and five Covid-related deaths respectively in the last 24 hours.
As India grapples with the third wave of Covid-19 ahead of the general elections in five states, the Election Commission on Saturday banned all forms of physical travel shows, padyatras, processions, cycle or cycle demonstrations till January 15. He described the situation as “very dynamic”. Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra said that all government officials coming in election shift will be vaccinated twice. He said election officials would be treated like frontline workers and given a booster dose.
India on Saturday reported 1,41,986 daily cases of Covid-19, taking the country’s total cases to 3,53,68,372. With 40,895 recoveries, the number of active cases has gone up to 4,72,169. The death toll increased to 4,83,463 with the death of 285 patients due to infection.
According to the data released by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday, so far 3,071 cases of the omicron variant have been reported in 27 states and union territories, of which 1,203 have been cured or migrated. Active cases currently account for 1.34% of the total infections. The health ministry said the national COVID-19 recovery rate has come down to 97.30 percent.
Three priority groups of healthcare workers, frontline workers and a population over 60 with comorbidities who are eligible for their third “caution dose” 39 weeks after receiving their second vaccination can book an appointment online or at any You can go to the vaccination center. Sources in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare gave this information on Friday.
Weekend restrictions remain in place in most Indian cities as states try to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. While Delhi and Karnataka observed a shutdown over the weekend, the Tamil Nadu government ordered a shutdown on Sunday.
Announcing new COVID restrictions amid rising cases in Maharashtra, the state government on Saturday imposed a curfew from 11 pm to 5 am and said no movement would be allowed within this period except for essential purposes. The government has also banned the movement of people in groups of five or more.
The number of new Covid-19 cases in both Delhi and Mumbai crossed 20,000 on Saturday. While the national capital recorded 20,181 new infections, taking the city’s positivity rate to 19.6%, Mumbai added 20,318 more cases to its total. While the death rate in this wave remains low in both the cities, Delhi and Mumbai have recorded seven and five Covid-related deaths respectively in the last 24 hours.
The daily Covid-19 cases in Delhi crossed the 20,000-mark on Saturday, with 20,181 new infections being recorded. With this, the positivity rate in the city has increased to 19.6%. There have also been seven deaths related to Kovid.