Kejriwal said – will take necessary steps
When Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal was asked about the increasing cases of Corona, he said that there is no need to panic. We are constantly monitoring the situation. If the situation gets out of control, then we will take necessary steps regarding this. He said that at present the corona cases are not increasing so fast.
Increasing positivity rate in Delhi
Let us tell you that during the last one week, there has been a spurt in corona cases in Delhi. There has also been an increase in the positivity rate. Talking about the figures, on April 2, 114 new cases of corona were reported in Delhi, while the positivity rate was 0.71%. About 10 days later, on April 11, a total of 137 new cases were reported in the capital. At the same time, the positivity rate has increased to 2.70%. At present, there are a total of 601 active corona cases in Delhi.
advice given to states
In addition to Delhi, there is a spurt in corona cases in Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala, Mizoram, Maharashtra and some other states. The state governments have been alerted by the Center regarding this. All the states have been asked to exercise caution and investigate why the cases are increasing. State governments have also been asked to issue separate guidelines for this. Meanwhile, a patient of the new variant XE of Corona has been found in Gujarat. After which the concern of the health department has increased even more.