The Delhi government reported a curfew from Monday night till next Monday morning in another endeavor to capture the rising cases of the Coronavirus infection (Covid-19), authorities said. The declaration comes after chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and lieutenant governor Anil Baijal held a gathering with senior government officials over the Covid-19 circumstance in the national capital. Delhi, among the most exceedingly awful hit urban cities in India, has effectively forced an end of the week curfew also just as a 10pm-5am night time restriction that are set up until April 30.
Delhi on Sunday recorded the greatest bounce in its day by day Covid-19 count with 25,462 new cases as the positivity rate shot up to 29.74 percent- - pretty much every third sample being tested in the city is ending up being positive for the Covid-19 virus. In the midst of the spiraling cases, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said Delhi is confronting an "intense lack" of oxygen and beds for Covid-19 patients and asserted that the quantity of the city has been redirected to different states. The chief minister's comments came hours after he wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi looking for his assistance with hospital beds and quick oxygen supply.
"Delhi confronting intense deficiency of oxygen. Considering rapidly expanding cases, Delhi needs considerably more than ordinary stockpile. Maybe than expanding supply, our typical stockpile has been strongly diminished and Delhi's quota has been redirected to different states. OXYGEN HAS BECOME AN EMERGENCY IN DELHI," he later tweeted.
The Center, be that as it may, terminated Kejriwal's claims as "barefaced falsehoods" and an authority said there was no panic circumstance in Delhi with respect to oxygen.
Then, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead a meeting on the pandemic circumstance at 11:30am on Monday as the nation detailed a gigantic flood in Covid-19 infection cases the nation over, with a few chief ministers grumbling of a deficiency of fundamentals like oxygen supply and prescriptions like Remdesivir, and looking for the Center's intercession.
India's count of Covid-19 cases crossed the 15-million mark with a record single-day ascent of 273,810 contaminations and the dynamic cases outperformed the 1.9 million mark, as per the Union ministry of health and family welfare.