In the last five days, Bhilwara has not reported a single case, and in fact, 17 have recovered from the deadly disease. Cabinet secretary Rajiv Gauba told states that they can explore adopting the Bhilwara model to control the spread
Dr Guleria said that coronavirus cases have increased in the hotspot and the need of the hour is to confine it to these places only and efforts should be taken contain the deadly virus from growing in other parts of the country.
The Karnataka Government indicated today that it is too early to take a call now on lifting the nation-wide lockdown but said it’s in favour of its extension in COVID-19 hotspots in the country by at least an additional two weeks.
The Delhi government has placed order for 1 Lakh rapid test kits, which will be used at Nizamuddin & Dilshad Garden first of all, Delhi Health Minister said. Arvind Kerjriwal introduced a 5 step plan called 5-Ts including testing, tracing, treating, team-work, to deal with coronavirus.
Early estimates of jobs data indicate that the coronavirus effect may have left a devastating impact on the economy, sending urban unemployment rate soaring to 30.9% . Overall unemployment rose to 23.4%. The figures, based on the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy’s weekly tracker survey, have held steady for two weeks now