COVID-19 India: 591 new cases of Coronavirus and 20 deaths in 24 hours; Total positive cases close to 6000

COVID-19 India: 591 new cases of Coronavirus and 20 deaths in 24 hours; Total positive cases close to 6000

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COVID-19 India: The number of infected people has increased to 5865 after the arrival of 591 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country during the last 24 hours and the number of dead has reached 169 after the death of 20 more people. So far, 478 people have been relieved from Coronavirus, while 5218 people are being treated. The Health Ministry gave this information on Thursday (9 April) evening.

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Simultaneously, Lav Aggarwal, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Health, told the press conference, “Supply of PPE, masks, and ventilators has now started. 20 domestic manufacturers in India have been developed for PPE, orders for 1.7 crore PPE. Delivered and supplies have also started coming in. 49,000 ventilators have also been ordered.”

Three states with the highest infection – Maharashtra: 1135, Tamil Nadu: 738, Delhi: 669
Status of major states – Uttar Pradesh – 410, Uttarakhand: 35, Haryana: 169, Bihar: 39, Jharkhand: 13
(Figures from Union Ministry of Health. Till 7 pm)

With this, ICMR stated, “1,30,000 samples have been tested so far. Of these, 5,734 samples were found to be positive. The positive rate is between 3-5% in the last 1-1.5 months. It has enough There is no increase. On April 8, we tested 13,143 samples.”

Coronavirus infected patients exceed 400 in UP
After receiving 67 new cases of coronavirus positive in the last 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh, the number of patients suffering from COVID-19 has increased to 410 in the state. State Principal Secretary Health Amit Mohan Prasad told reporters in Lucknow on Thursday (April 9) that the total number of corona infected cases reported in the state so far has increased to 221 cases related to Tablighi Jamaat. Out of these, one patient has died in Basti, Meerut, Varanasi, and Agra, though 31 of the patients found so far have returned home fully healthy.

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