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India logs 3,545 fresh Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours, 8 percent higher than yesterday

India is witnessing a surge in Covid-19 cases with each passing day. In the last 24 hours, India reported 3,545 fresh Covid-19 cases and 27 fatalities.

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India is witnessing a surge in Covid-19 cases with each passing day. In the last 24 hours, India reported 3,545 fresh Covid-19 cases and 27 fatalities. According to the Health Ministry, the active cases in the country stand at 0.05 percent taking the active caseload to 19,688. The country witnessed 8 percent higher Covid-19 cases than yesterday. On Wednesday, India reported 3,275 cases.

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare also shared a bulletin that states the daily positivity rate in the country is 0.77 percent while the weekly positivity rate is 0.78 percent.

Delhi recorded 1,365 new Covid-19 cases and zero fatalities in the last 24 hours. The national capital is the major contributor to the country’s daily Covid-19 cases. According to the Health Bulletin, the positivity rate in the capital stands at 6.35 percent.

After 40 days, Maharashtra’s daily tally crossed the 200 mark on Thursday. The active Covid-19 cases in the state are 1,109 taking the active tally to 78,78,596. Mumbai itself recorded 130 cases which is over 60 percent of the state’s total cases.

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Punjab logged 87 new cases in the last 24 hours taking the active caseload to 280. No fatalities were reported in the state in the last 24 hours. Gujarat reported 25 fresh Covid-19 cases and zero fatalities in the last 24 hours. The active cases in the state stand at 121.

West Bengal on Thursday recorded 30 fresh cases of Covid-19 and zero fatalities. The active cases in West Bengal stand at 413. Chhattisgarh reported two new cases on Thursday and zero fatalities. The active cases in the state stand at 37 and the positivity rate in the state is at 0.05 percent.

Madhya Pradesh logged 26 new Covid-19 cases and zero fatality in the state in the last 24 hours. The case positivity rate stood at 0.4 percent. Telangana reported 44 new Covid-19 cases and zero fatalities in the last 24 hours. Hyderabad recorded the highest number of 31 cases.

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Covid-19: Delhi reports 2,202 cases, highest in six months; India logs over 20k cases

The fatality rate was recorded at 1.19 percent, and the recovery rate stood at 98.50 percent.

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The coronavirus has started to raise its ugly head in the country once again. There is currently concern about the fourth wave in India, where the number of Covid-19 cases has been increasing continuously for more than a week.

India reported 20,551 new Covid-19 infections and 70 fatalities in the last 24 hours. According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Affairs, the daily positivity rate in the country reached 5.14 percent and the weekly positivity rate stood at 4.64 percent. The fatality rate was recorded at 1.19 percent, and the recovery rate stood at 98.50 percent.

India’s tally of Covid-19 cases has risen to 4,41,07,588 and the death toll has climbed to 5,26,600. The active Covid-19 cases in the country stood at 1,35,364.

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The capital registered 2,202 cases, which is the highest in six months. The health department data shows the positivity rate in the capital reached 11.84 percent. On Wednesday, Delhi reported 2,073 Covid-19 cases with a positivity rate of 11.64 percent. The active cases in Delhi are 6,175.

Maharashtra reported 1,862 cases and seven deaths. Assam logged 431 new cases and two fatalities and Odisha recorded 836 new cases. The five states with the most active cases are Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Punjab.

In response to the rising number of Covid cases and low booster dose uptake throughout India, the Union Health Ministry has offered free booster doses to all eligible individuals over the age of 18 at government-run vaccination centers.

The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive was started in the country on 16 January 2021, since then 2,055,947,243 vaccine doses have been administered across India.

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Delhi reports 3rd monkeypox case, 8th in India

The reports state that the man doesn’t have any foreign travel history.

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A 31-year-old Nigerian man living in Delhi has been tested positive for monkeypox on Tuesday. According to the reports, the man has been admitted to the Lok Nayak Hospital in Delhi after experiencing symptoms. With this, the capital reported its third monkeypox case, while the total tally has now reached eight.

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Affairs confirmed that the patient does not have any foreign travel history. Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya confirmed that India has a total of eight monkeypox cases and out of which five patients have a history of foreign travel.

Earlier on Sunday, a 35-year-old Nigerian man also tested positive for monkeypox. The patient was admitted to Lok Nayak hospital soon after and his samples have been sent to the National Institute of Virology, Pune for testing.

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The first monkeypox case in Delhi was reported in a 34-year-old man from Paschim Vihar. The patient is currently undergoing treatment. According to the reports, his condition is stable, and he has no symptoms other than lesions.

Earlier in the day, Kerala reported the fifth case of viral infection in a 30-year-old man. The patient is currently admitted to the Manjeri Medical College in Malappuram. The reports state that the patient returned from UAE on July 27.

On Saturday, India reported the first monkeypox fatality. The deceased was a 22-year-old man from Kerala who tested positive for the virus following his return from the United Arab Emirates.

Meanwhile, Karnataka’s capital Bengaluru on Tuesday ordered screening at airports, railway stations and bus stands amid rising monkeypox cases in India.

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Monkeypox: Amid rise in cases, 21-day isolation, screening at airports, railway stations and bus stands in Bengaluru

According to the revised guidelines, at least 21-day isolation will be mandatory for confirm Monkeypox cases.

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Monkeypox: Amid rise in cases, 21-day isolation, screening at airports, railway stations and bus stands in Bengaluru

Karnataka’s capital Bengaluru on Tuesday has ordered screening at airports, railway stations and bus stands amid rise in Monkeypox cases in India.

This change has come after the Department of Health and Family Welfare have issued revised guidelines. It also states that at least 21-day isolation will be mandatory for confirm Monkeypox cases.

Moreover, the zonal health officials have also been instructed to ensure that the screening teams are surely be deployed at airports, railway stations and bus stands in their respective jurisdictions. 

“All suspected Monkeypox cases in the community should be tested and screened through both targeted surveillance and hospital-based surveillance,” the guidelines stated.

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