Noida Covid-19 Cases Cross 2,000-mark, Death Toll Rises to 21
While Karnataka has registered 1,267 COVID-19 cases, Bengaluru Urban has recorded 783 new coronavirus cases.
"Even if I am not using the term lockdown, do not misunderstand and lower your guard".
The ministry said 384 new deaths due to COVID-19, besides fresh 18,552 positive cases, were reported during the past 24 hours across the country. But it's coupled with an anxiety that we do all we can to keep COVID under control.
"It will be carried out in containment and non-containment zones", he said.
The 17th meeting of the high-level Group of Ministers (GoM) on COVID-19 was held on Saturday under the chairmanship of Health Minister Harsh Vardhan. The national dashboard for COVID-19 was launched on April 1 for exclusive monitoring of the disease.
On Friday, the first weekday that no deaths had been reported since before lockdown measures were introduced, Ms Sturgeon said she thought Scotland was "not far away" from eliminating Covid-19.
Meanwhile, 1,70,560 samples were tested yesterday. While police and civic body officials will patrol city roads and enforce the mask rule and social distancing, the public can also do their bit and ask every other person to follow them, Bengaluru Police Commissioner Bhaskar Rao said in a series of tweets as the government stepped up efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus.
According to the government, now 1,036 diagnostic labs dedicated to COVID-19 are conducting coronavirus tests. This includes 741 in the government sector and 285 private labs, Bhargava told the Group of Ministers. Out of 156 deaths, 60 occurred in the last 48 hours.
According to medical research body ICMR, about 84 lakh samples have been tested up to June 28 and 1.7 lakh were tested on Sunday.