LUCKNOW || To stem the spread of the Coronavirus at the earliest, the UP government has swung into action and asked the malls, gyms, swimming pools, discotheques and clubs to remain shut till March 31. These instructions will be applicable to the establishments in Ghaziabad as per strict orders by the administration.
A letter of the DM Abhishek Prakash is currently in the public domain where it has been unequivocally made clear about. It is worth noting that the number of Coronavirus cases has steadily risen in the country.
Till March 12, as steep as 4700 cases have been reported across the globe. People have been asked to stay away from crowded areas and not get very close to one another.
Only recently reports have come out in the public domain that not only a lady doctor from Toronto has reported positive of COVID 19 and is being treated at KGMC but another boy from Indiranagar has been tested positive. One close to the Toronto doctor. The number of positive cases has crossed 11.
A medical bulletin had confirmed seven cases of the coronavirus in Agra, two in Ghaziabad, one each in Noida and Lucknow. The cumulative number of passengers under observation is around 761 and 132 symptomatic travellers are identified in the Hindi heartland.
The number of samples found negative till date are 499 and results of around 73 samples are still awaited. 17,048 travellers have been screened at the airports in UP. The state government has set up isolation wards in every district of the state.