Rate of infected reaches 13 percent to 30 percent among those who undergo test
Update: Monday, May 3, 2021 @ 5:48 PM
Market . In Himachal Pradesh Corona cases Are growing rapidly. Mandi distt is also not untouched by this. The data for the last week of April shows that everyone who has done the test here Third person positive (Positive) is being found. Earlier, 13 percent of those who had done the test were getting positive but now their number has increased to 30 percent.
DC Mandi Rigved Thakur, releasing the worrying data for the last week of April, said that there is a possibility of increase in infection cases in the month of May. He said that the rate of infection is decreasing in urban areas while increasing in rural areas. Earlier more people from urban areas were being found positive but now people from rural areasPositive number of positives Are getting 39 in the city while 61 percent in rural areas are found to be Corona positive. During the month of April, 4500 new cases were reported in the district, of which more than half were corrected while the district now has 2251 active cases. Of these 189 hospitals are undergoing treatment while the rest are in Home Isolation. So far 61 people have lost their lives during the second wave of Corona in the district.
DC Rigved Thakur The people of the district have been assured that the administration is fully working to deal with every situation in Corona. Medical College Nerchauk, BBMB Hospital, Sundernagar, MCH Sundernagar and Ratti Hospital have been converted into Kovid Hospitals with 355 beds of oxygen facility, out of which 166 beds are still completely empty. Efforts are constantly being made to increase this capacity. Rigveda Thakur has called upon the people to keep out the minimum number of houses and take precautions in view of the increasing cases of corona, only then this epidemic can be overcome.