Why did Panchkula health department feel a need to check for community transmission?Even though Panchkula has been able to contain its cases, the need to devise a method to check the population was pertinent as the district s borders mingles with neighbouring UT and other districts, where the number of COVID 19 cases have been rising. With no specific demarcation between Panchkula and neighbouring UT and Mohali, the adjoining slums as well as villages fall on border areas, raising the chances of community transmission through asymptomatic people. Even though we had increased random testing and screening, closed off and sealed off borders, we were worried. We had for long been thinking of how to design a process that can assure that our population was safe, said CMO Dr Jasjeet Kaur.
The Indian government and private firms have stepped up efforts to develop a vaccine to halt the spread of COVID 19 which has claimed over 3,700 lives with more than 1,25,000 cases in the country.PM CARES Fund Trust has decided to allocate Rs 100 crore for support to coronavirus vaccine development efforts.
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has transitioned from dismissing community transmission into accepting that it could be a reality. A big gap in our knowledge of COVID 19 is the variety of immune responses that it may engender in different individuals and the possibility of the presence of viral carriers.As reported by researchers from Columbia University, asymptomatic infections were first seen in China and then in Germany and Italy. They were measured to be 55 per cent less contagious than those with symptoms. But, they were shown to be the source of nearly 80 per cent of all infections.
It is the need of the hour to keep the sugar levels in check for the ones with diabetes as the cases of Covid 19 increase stupendously. Stay hydrated, and eat fresh fruits and vegetables to enhance your immunity.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced an interim assistance of Rs 1,500 crore for West Bengal and Odisha after reviewing the situation caused by cyclone 'Amphan' that claimed 80 lives, lay waste to standing crops in thousands of hectares, and ruined infrastructure. Two days after the worst cyclone in years devastated the two states, Modi reviewed the situation with chief ministers Mamata Banerjee and Naveen Patnaik. Modi announced an interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for West Bengal, already battling a surge in COVID 19 cases and deaths, besides an influx of migrant labourers, after a review meeting with Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and Banerjee, and the state''s top officials.
The number of daily coronavirus cases hit a new high as India reported 5,611 new cases in the last 24 hours. Maharashtra witnessed over 2,000 new cases for the third straight day. The total number of coronavirus patients in India rose to 1,06,750. The first case of novel coronavirus was reported in India on January 30.Death toll has increased to 3,303 after 140 patients passed away on Tuesday. The fatality rate in India is relatively low at 3%. Maharashtra saw 76 fatalities in last 24 hours, the highest in a single day.
Dharavi jumped into focus from the first of April with the first case detected in Asia''s largest slum. Unfortunately, the first positive case from Dharavi succumbed to the coronavirus the same evening. Since then, the focus of the administration has been on Dharavi, making it a priority to contain cases from there, ensure contact tracing and conduct detailed follow ups, all in the hope that the transmission can be arrested. The BMC has set itself an initial target of screening 50000 from Dharavi. 7 people have died till April 15. Photo by Satish Malavade MMCL
Along with the surge in new cases, this new wave also put sharp focus on the city s LGBTQ community, after approximately 130 new cases were traced to a coronavirus cluster related to a 29 year old man who visited several establishments in Itaewon on May 2. South Korea s public health authorities announced that the man, who later tested positive for COVID 19, may have come in contact with approximately 5,500 people. The identification of the man as a member of the city s LGBTQ community, led to backlash against members of the community who already face discrimination and harassment in conservative South Korean society.
In a follow up on the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on Friday, UN health officials reported the last Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) case in Beni, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has been discharged, starting the clock on the 42 day observation period.Since the resurgence of the outbreak on 10 April 2020, seven confirmed cases were reported from Kasanga, Malepe and Kanzulinzuli Health Areas in Beni Health Zone.
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Facebook Share to TwitterTwitterTwitter Share to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedIn Share to WhatsAppWhatsAppWhatsApp Share to MessengerMessengerMessenger Share to TelegramTelegramTelegram By AuthorAFP Published: 17th May 2020 6:44 pmA woman wearing a face mask examines tombstones at a stone workshop near Nikolo Arkhangelskiy cemetery on the outskirts of MoscowMoscow: The growth of new coronavirus cases in Russia is stabilising, a top health official said Sunday as the daily tally fell under 10,000 for the third time this week.The country has the world ''s second highest number of infections at 281,752, topped only by the United States.
The number of reported coronavirus cases in India rose over 10 percent over the past two days to 85,940, data from the morning update of the ministry of health and family welfare (MoHFW) showed. This is roughly in line with the rate of increase in the previous 48 hours, when the reported case count rose to 78,003 on Thursday.So far this week, the number of cases has gone up by 28 percent (between Monday morning and Saturday morning). This is a slower rate of increase compared to the previous five days, when confirmed cases had risen by 36 percent.
COVID 19 is widely known to be transmitted through the respiratory system in human beings. People affected by the virus often complain of symptoms like fever, cough, and shortness of breath. The virus typically manifests itself with flu like symptoms in the upper respiratory tract comprising the nose and throat and complications like cough and breathing difficulties in the lower respiratory tract comprising air passage and lungs. When it reaches a critical stage, it can result in pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), or multiple organ failure in several cases ultimately leading to a person''s death.To date, it was believed that only people with underlying case histories of lung disease were susceptible to COVID 19. However, it has been proven that coronavirus can have a debilitating impact on the body of any person with lower immunity and adversely affect his her heart condition.
Rai (68), a former bank clerk from Mangaluru who was one of the most notorious mobsters in the annals of crime in Bengaluru and Mangaluru, died after a battle with brain cancer on Friday. He was extradited from Dubai in 2002, and acquitted in over a dozen cases in Karnataka in the subsequent years.Read Six held for firing shots in air at former underworld don Muthappa Rai s funeral
While more app usage and more ad impressions would typically suggest more revenue for app developers, reduced ad spend has led to lower overall revenue in some cases on its AdMob platform. In order to capture the revenue opportunity from the growth in user engagement , app developers must enable user metrics to help understand changes in how people are using their app, so they can take actions to optimize revenue, according to the company.
Facebook Share to TwitterTwitterTwitter Share to LinkedInLinkedInLinkedIn Share to WhatsAppWhatsAppWhatsApp Share to MessengerMessengerMessenger Share to TelegramTelegramTelegram By AuthorIANS Published: 16th May 2020 9:27 amUpdated: 16th May 2020 10:13 amSan Francisco: In a bid to help app developers optimize ads revenue during the Covid 19 pandemic, Google has listed some best ad practices for its popular mobile advertising platform AdMob.While more app usage and more ad impressions would typically suggest more revenue for app developers, reduced ad spend has led to lower overall revenue in some cases on its AdMob platform.