New Delhi: Spike in Coronavirus circumstances in 5 states have as soon as once more turn into a reason for concern amid the vaccination drive. After Maharashtra, Punjab has recorded an upsurge in circumstances. ALSO READ | AstraZeneca Vaccination: Health Workers In Europe Resist Covid Vaccine Jabs, Suffer Side-Effects
The central authorities knowledgeable on Saturday that at present, 5 states are seeing a spike in Coronavirus circumstances reported day by day. These are Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.
“In the previous week, Maharashtra has exhibited a spike within the variety of day by day new circumstances, accounting for the very best variety of day by day new circumstances within the nation as we speak. In final 24 hours, 6,112 day by day new case has been reported within the state,” the union authorities’s assertion learn.
“Similar to Maharashtra, Punjab has additionally proven a sudden spike within the variety of day by day new circumstances reported in final 7 days with 383 day by day new circumstances in final 24 hours,” it added.
In the last seven days, Chhattisgarh has also seen a rise in daily active new cases. 259 daily new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours, the statement informed.
Meanwhile, Kerala also continues to report a high number of daily new cases with 4,505 fresh ones reported in the last 24 hours.
The union government has strongly emphasised the importance of adhering to Covid-19 appropriate behavior for breaking the chain of transmission of the virus and containment of the spread of the disease.
In a positive development, the ministry informed that 18 states/UTs have not reported any Coronavirus deaths in the last 24 hours. These are Telangana, Haryana, J&K (UT), Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Tripura, Assam, Chandigarh, Lakshadweep, Manipur, Meghalaya, Ladakh (UT), Mizoram, Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.