Dehradun. Once again the cases of corona virus in Uttarakhand have started looking worrying. One by one the number of patients in the hospitals is increasing. After the arrival of 346 cases across the state on Tuesday, there was a stir in the health department due to the receipt of 309 new corona patients in the entire state on Wednesday. Not only this, three infected patients also died in a day and The number of active cases has also crossed 1700 in the state. reached. Here, while appealing to the people to be vigilant, the government is now also saying that a new SOP can be issued if needed.
Talking about district wise new cases, Dehradun recorded maximum 162 cases on 3rd August. Apart from this, 58 Nainital, 12 Almora, eight Bageshwar, three Chamoli, five Champawat, 17 Haridwar, 11 Pauri, four Pithoragarh, 14 Rudraprayag, five Tehri, 10 Udham Singh Nagar and 63 patients were found in Haridwar district. According to the Health Department, a total of 1790 patients of corona virus are undergoing treatment in various hospitals in Uttarakhand. On Wednesday, three corona-infected people also died, including one in Haldwani Medical College and two patients admitted in AIIMS Rishikesh.
Infection in 70 prisoners in Haridwar
Among the patients who have been found positive in Haridwar district, the largest number of prisoners are in jail. In the report on Wednesday, 34 inmates of the jail were found to be victims of Kovid. So far, corona virus has been confirmed in 70 prisoners lodged in Haridwar jail.
people not following social distancing
The government has asked people to wear masks in public places, but most people are leaving crowded places without masks. According to experts, the risk of corona virus is also increasing due to not taking such precautions. government Emphasis on continuous vaccination giving. Those who have received both the vaccines are now being advised to apply a booster dose.
FIRST PUBLISHED : August 04, 2022, 08:40 IST