Night curfew extended till 18 May amid Covid-19 surge. Details here

The evening curfew, which is in place from Eight pm to six am in 36 cities of Gujarat has been prolonged by one other week until 18 Could, in accordance with information company ANI.

Himmatnagar, Palanpur, Navsari, Valsad, Porbandar, Botad, Viramgam, Chhota Udaipur, Veraval, are among the many few cities the place an evening curfew has already been imposed.

‘Motion plan towards Covid third wave quickly’

Primarily based on the state administration’s expertise in coping with the primary and second waves of coronavirus in Gujarat, an in depth motion plan will likely be chalked out within the coming days to deal with a attainable third wave, mentioned Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Monday.

In view of the opportunity of the “third wave” hitting India, as predicted by healthcare specialists, the CM held a gathering with high medical doctors, who’re a part of the federal government’s activity drive on COVID-19, and scientists of the Gujarat Biotechnology Analysis Centre (GBRC) right here to formulate a state-level technique, mentioned an official launch.

Throughout the assembly, it was determined to chalk out an in depth motion plan within the coming days to deal with the attainable third wave by strengthening well being infrastructure, enhance the variety of oxygen-equipped beds and formulate therapy protocols for a greater response, it mentioned.

Rupani advised individuals that the main focus within the third wave will likely be to minimise each deaths in addition to coronavirus infections, in accordance with the discharge.

He careworn that mass vaccination towards COVID-19 holds the important thing to successfully deal with the brand new wave.

Gujarat Covid replace

In the meantime, Gujarat has reported 11,592 Covid-19 instances, taking its tally to six,92,604 on Monday, whereas the day additionally noticed 14,931 recoveries and 117 deaths, an official mentioned.

The toll within the state stands at 8,511, and the restoration rely is 5,47,935, which is 79.11% of the general tally, leaving it with 1,36,158 lively instances, together with 792 on ventilator help.

“Ahmedabad noticed 3,263 new instances throughout the day, the very best within the state, adopted by 1,230 in Vadodara, 1,092 in Surat, 572 in Rajkot, 565 in Jamnagar, 507 in Mehsana, 338 in Bhavnagar and 269 in Gandhinagar,” he mentioned.

Ahmedabad additionally accounted for 20 deaths, adopted by Jamnagar with 14, Vadodara 12, Surat and Rajkot 11 every, eight in Junagadh, he added.

An official launch mentioned 1,37,49,335 vaccine doses have been administered up to now within the state, together with 2,07,700 on Monday, of which 29,817 had been within the 18-44 age group.

It mentioned 33,55,185 individuals have been given the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine as properly.

In Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, 63 Covid-19 instances and 193 recoveries had been reported on Monday, taking its tally to 9,075, together with 4 deaths, and the restoration rely to 7,702.

An official mentioned the UT has an lively caseload of 1,369.

Gujarat’s COVID-19 figures are as follows: Optimistic instances 6,92,604, new instances 11,592, dying toll 8,511, discharged 5,47,935, lively instances 1,36,158, individuals examined up to now – figures not launched.

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