Singh advised ANI: “COVID-19 cases have increased in the last 2-3 days. Sampling at schools has been made mandatory. Out of 4,000 school teachers tested, 13 have been found to be positive.”
“Concerned schools are now closed for 48 hours for sanitization,” he mentioned.
Amid the rising concern over the rising COVID-19 development within the state, Punjab Chief (*13*) Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday ordered recent restrictions on indoor gathering to 100 and outside to 200 individuals from March 1 and likewise issued a slew of instructions to curb the additional rise of the an infection.
Six states account for 84.62 per cent of the brand new deaths of which Punjab reported 15 deaths, learn the press launch by the Health Ministry on Tuesday.
“The country’s Active Caseload has fallen below 1.50 lakh. It stands at 1,47,306 today. The present active caseload now consists of 1.34 per cent of India’s total positive cases. 10,584 new daily cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours whereas 13,255 recoveries registered in the last 24 hours. It has led to a net decline of 2,749 cases in the total active caseload,” learn the discharge on Tuesday.