In a press conference on Thursday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that 328 new cases of corona virus have been reported in the country from Wednesday to today and 12 people died due to this deadly virus. happened. It may be noted that 386 cases of this virus were reported on Wednesday. The ministry’s joint secretary Luv Aggarwal said that about 400 Corona positive cases were found, whose epidemiological linkage can be traced to the Tablighi Jamaat cluster. He said that the Prime Minister has urged the states to resolve the Corona crisis at the district level.
The building has been sealed in Dharavi, upon receiving a case of corona virus in Dharavi, the Secretary informed that the building in that colony has been sealed and the work of collecting samples of all the residents of the building is going on. As per protocol, contact tracing is ongoing. One and a half crore security kits ordered has gone. He said that the work of making N95 masks at domestic level has also started. PPE has also been sent to the states. Also, one crore N95 masks have also been ordered. The Health Secretary said that there are very few cases of doctors being treated for corona being infected, but still it is necessary that safety measures are adopted in hospitals to avoid infectious diseases. Salila Srivastava, joint secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs, identified the people of 9000 Tabligi Jamaat at the communicability conference, said that the Ministry of Home Affairs has identified 9000 Tabligi Jamaat people and their acquaintances and sent them to segregation centers. Of these 9000 people, 1306 are foreigners and the rest are Indians. He said that 2000 Tabligi Jamaat members are from Delhi, out of which 1804 have been sent to the segregation center and 334 have been admitted to the hospital.