About the new cases of the Corona escalation in the country, the Federal Ministry of Health has informed about the countries most affected by the epidemic. Aarti Ahuja, additional secretary at the Federal Ministry of Health, said Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Haryana and Bihar have the highest number of new cases of corona. According to the Ministry of Health, there are 12 states in the country that have more than one active case. The number of active cases remains between 50,000 and 1 lakh in 7 states. There are 17 states with fewer than 50,000 active cases.
The additional secretary of the Federal Ministry of Health said there are 24 states and union territories in the country where there is a positive rate of over 15 percent. 5 to 15 percent of the positivity rate in 9 states. Positive rates are less than 5 percent in 3 states.
Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Haryana and Bihar have a large number of cases: Aarti Ahuja, additional secretary (Health) # COVID-19 pic.twitter.com/yi8H6Qp5Mj
Ani (ANI) May 7, 2021
Besides, he said that there are Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Jharkhand, and the Union territories where previous cases were increasing, but there are no new cases of Corona gradually decreasing.
According to the additional Federal Minister of Health, Corona states that are seeing a daily increase in new cases are Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Puducherry, Meghalaya, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.
With regard to the new cases of the escalating Corona, the Ministry of Health said that the states of Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar, Haryana, Odisha and Uttarakhand are the states that witness new cases of Corona increasing daily.