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Corona second wave sloping in UP, 700 new cases in last 24 hours

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Lucknow: The second wave of corona infection is on the slopes in Uttar Pradesh. During the last 24 hours, 290 lakh people were tested for corona, in which 700 new positive cases were found. This is the 40th consecutive day, when the number of active patients has decreased. The rate of recovery of patients has also increased to 98 percent. In the last 24 hours, 89 patients have died due to infection. Additional Chief Secretary Medical Health Amit Mohan Prasad said that so far 1666001 patients have become infection free in the state. Out of 12959 active patients, 7499 are in home isolation, while all others are getting their treatment in state and private hospitals.

The daily case positivity rate in the state is 3%. While the total positivity rate is 3.26 percent. He told that on Tuesday, 279809 samples were tested in the state. Of these, more than 1.29 lakh have been tested with RTPCR technology. Also read: COVID-19: 2,287 new cases of corona, 157 deaths in Uttar Pradesh in last 24 hours

Amit Mohan Prasad said that progress has been made in the target of one crore vaccination in the month of June. Till Wednesday afternoon, 430617 doses of vaccination had been done in the state. In this, 229994 doses have been applied to people between the ages of 18 and 44. So far 17471652 first dose and 3678606 second dose have been administered in the state. In this way, a total of 21150258 doses have been taken so far.

The state government claims that the policy of trace, test and treat has proved successful in the control of corona infection in the state. As a result of this, the cases of continuous infection are decreasing. The number of infected is coming daily in many states more than the total number of active cases in the state. In view of this, the state government has ended the day corona curfew from Wednesday, but night curfew and weekend curfew (Saturday and Sunday) continues. Now the total active cases of corona in the state are 12 thousand. Now the positivity rate of the state is 2 percent and the recovery rate is 98 percent.

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Door-to-Door Vaccination: Bikaner will be the first city in the country to give vaccine to people from door to door

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Jaipur: Bikaner in Rajasthan is going to become the first city in the country to launch a door-to-door COVID Vaccination campaign. Starting from Monday, this campaign will be for people above the age of 45. In Bikaner, two ambulances and three mobile teams are ready to go to the doorsteps of the people. The Rajasthan government has started a helpline for this. People can register themselves for the Kovid-19 vaccine by providing their name and address through WhatsApp number.

According to the report, the vaccine van will reach people’s homes only when at least 10 people have registered for the vaccine. so that the dose is not wasted. One vial of Kovid-19 vaccine can be given one dose to ten people.

Bikaner District Magistrate Namit Mehta told reporters that experts are anticipating a third wave of the corona virus epidemic. Namit Mehta said, ‘Our target is to give the vaccine to 75 percent of the people above 45 years of age. Therefore, this process of giving vaccine at home can prove to be very effective.

Bikaner Collector Namit Mehta said that according to the 2011 census the population of the city is more than seven lakhs and so far about 369,000 people have been vaccinated.

Namit Mehta said that “there are many barriers in going to the vaccination centers for the age group above 45, especially for the elderly and women. So this initiative of getting people vaccinated at their homes was agreed by many.”

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Assam: 2 sisters found hanging in village, family alleges rape and murder

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Guwahati, June 13 : In Kokrajhar district of western Assam, two sisters were found hanging from a tree located in their own village. The police gave this information on Saturday. The families of the victims, however, alleged that the two girls, who were missing since Friday afternoon, were raped before being killed.

Police have told that the girls are 14 and 16 years old. The bodies of the girls were found hanging from a tree on Friday night in the forest of Abhayakuti village, police said. Also read: Karnataka: Corona infection slowed down, patients recovering fast

The bodies have been sent to Kokrajhar Civil Hospital for post-mortem. Police have registered a case and started investigation. So far no arrest has been made in connection with the incident.

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PM addresses G-7 session, calls for ‘One Earth, One Health’ approach

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New Delhi, June 13 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while addressing a session of the G-7 summit in a digital manner on Saturday, called for adopting a “one earth, one health” approach to effectively deal with the corona virus epidemic. . He also urged the support of G-7 countries to give up patents for anti-COVID-19 vaccines. Calling for global solidarity, leadership and coordination to prevent future pandemics, Modi emphasized the special responsibility of democratic and transparent societies to meet the challenge, according to an official release.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel supported Modi’s call to adopt a ‘one earth, one health’ approach, sources said. He said that Australia and some other countries have also strongly supported Modi’s call for exemption on patents to increase production of Kovid-19 vaccines. India and South Africa have proposed this in the World Trade Organization. Prime Minister Modi also called for the G-7’s support for the WTO proposal by India, South Africa regarding patent exemption on COVID related technologies. Addressing the ‘Building Back Stronger-Health’ interaction session of the G-7, Prime Minister Modi outlined India’s vision of a ‘holistic society’ to tackle the pandemic and synergy of efforts at every level of government, industry and civil society. told about. Also read: Karnataka: Corona infection slowed down, patients recovering fast

In his address, Modi called for the support of the G-7 countries on a proposal submitted by India and South Africa for exemption on COVID related technologies in the WTO. “The Prime Minister pledged India’s support for collective efforts to improve global health governance,” the release said. He also called for the support of the G-7 on the proposal made by India and South Africa to the World Trade Organization (WTO) for TRIPS (Exemption on Business Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) on COVID related technologies. The Prime Minister said that today’s meeting should send the message of ‘One Earth, One Health’ to the whole world. Also read: Jammu and Kashmir: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha will participate in the Bhoomi Pujan ceremony of Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple in Jammu today

The G-7 includes Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States. Britain, which is chairing the G-7, has invited India, Australia, South Korea and South Africa as guest countries. Modi tweeted, “Attended the session of the G-7 conference on health. Thank you partners for their cooperation during the recent wave of COVID-19. India supports global action to prevent future pandemics. Our message to humanity is ‘one earth, one health’.” During the session, Modi appreciated the help extended by the G-7 and other visiting countries during the recent wave of Kovid-19 in India. “The prime minister also spoke about the successful use of open source digital systems for contact tracing and vaccine management and expressed his desire to share his experience and expertise with other developing countries,” the release said. The Prime Minister will also participate on the concluding day of the G-7 summit on Sunday and will address two sessions.

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