New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tackle the nation on Thursday evening concerning the state of affairs arising out of the Corona virus outbreak and the efforts being made to cope with it. This info was given by the Prime Minister's Office on Wednesday. The PMO tweeted that Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will tackle the nation on 19 March 2020 at eight o'clock during which he’ll discuss on points associated to corona virus and efforts to deal with it.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tackle the nation on 19th March 2020 at eight PM, throughout which he’ll speak about points associated to COVID-19 and the efforts to fight it. pic.twitter.com/rH4P4qQwy3
– ANI (@ANI) March 18, 2020
In one other tweet, the PMO stated that Modi chaired a high-level assembly to assessment the continuing efforts to fight the corona virus. <! –
It stated that methods to additional strengthen India's preparedness had been discussed. Let us know that after 14 extra instances of corona virus an infection had been reported in numerous components of the nation, the variety of individuals contaminated with this lethal virus elevated to 151 on Wednesday. The Health Ministry stated that three individuals and 25 international nationals who misplaced their lives in Delhi, Karnataka and Maharashtra are additionally concerned in these instances. Out of the instances of 25 international nationals, 17 are from Italy, three from Philippines, one every from Canada, UK, Indonesia and Singapore.
Three individuals lifeless within the nation to date, 151 hit
An official of the Health Ministry stated that 134 individuals contaminated with Kovid 2019 are nonetheless underneath therapy throughout India. He advised that 14 others have been cured or they’ve been discharged, whereas three individuals have died. The official stated that greater than 5,700 individuals who got here in touch with contaminated persons are being carefully monitored. So far, 10 instances of an infection have been reported in Delhi, together with a foreigner, whereas in Uttar Pradesh, 16 instances have been registered together with a foreigner. In Maharashtra, 42 instances have been reported together with three foreigners whereas in Kerala 27 instances have been registered, together with two international nationals. There are 11 sufferers of corona virus in Karnataka. In Ladakh, the variety of infections has elevated to eight and in Jammu and Kashmir its quantity has elevated to 3. There have been six instances in Telangana, together with two foreigners. In Rajasthan, 4 individuals together with two foreigners are contaminated with the corona virus. One case every has come up in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Uttarakhand and Punjab. 17 individuals together with 14 foreigners are contaminated in Haryana.
14 individuals have been discharged from the hospital to date
According to the info of the ministry, 14 individuals have been discharged from the hospital to date. These sufferers additionally embrace three sufferers from Kerala who had been discharged from the hospital final month. Three individuals have died as a result of this virus. Recently, a 64-year-old lady from Mumbai died on Tuesday. She returned from Dubai. Earlier, a 76-year-old man from Kalburgi died final Tuesday, who had returned from Saudi Arabia. A girl died on Friday evening in Delhi's Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital. According to a further journey advisory, the federal government has banned entry of passengers from Afghanistan, Philippine and Malaysia to India with speedy impact.
Government took powerful steps
This directive has been carried out briefly and can stay in power until 31 March. It might be reviewed later. The authorities has banned the entry of vacationers from EU international locations, Turkey and Britain, between 18 March and 31 March, amid rising instances of corona virus. The Health Ministry official stated that the federal government has additionally taken a number of steps underneath a prevention technique. He stated that these steps embrace the closure of all instructional establishments – faculties, faculties and universities, gyms, museums, cultural and social facilities, swimming swimming pools and theaters. The official stated that college students have been suggested to remain of their houses and on-line schooling is being inspired.