CM Yogi Adityanath has cautioned the officers of Uttar Pradesh in view of the increasing cases of Corona. He said that this is the time to be cautious. In the meeting held on Wednesday, he gave instructions to the officers. CM Yogi said that since the last one week, there has been an increase in new cases of covid. Although the positivity rate is minimum in Uttar Pradesh.
At present the total number of active cases is 3257. In the last 24 hours, more than 91 thousand tests were done and 682 new corona patients were confirmed. In the same period, 352 people were treated and became corona free. 3082 people are taking health benefits at home. This is the time to be alert and careful.
The progress of the covid vaccination campaign in the state is satisfactory. With over 33.73 million COVID immunizations, the entire population above the age of 18 years has received at least one dose of the vaccine, while more than 96 percent of adults have received both. 99.27 percent of adolescents aged 15-17 and over 94.55 per cent of children aged 12 to 14 have been given their first dose of vaccine. Booster doses are expected to be given to people over the age of 18.
The changing circumstances of Kovid should be closely monitored. The functioning of medical equipment, proper availability of doctors, paramedical staff in all hospitals should be thoroughly examined. Medicine kits should be prepared with essential medicines. Public should be made aware through the public address system for wearing face masks in public places.
For effective control of communicable diseases, a state-wide campaign is starting from July 01. There is a need to increase awareness regarding cleanliness, fogging sanitization in rural areas. All necessary preparations should be made for the successful implementation of the campaign. The cooperation of public representatives should also be taken.