Chandigarh, January 13
With a view to present the general public a useful entry to all of the significant info on Covid, the Punjab Governor and Administrator, UT, Chandigarh, Shri Banwarilal Purohit on Thursday launched COVA Chd App. Stressing upon the necessity for energetic surveillance, Shri Purohit stated that most individuals ought to set up this App on their cell telephones.
Appreciating UT Administration’s effort to arrest the unfold of Covid by rising the testing three-fold, taking the testing figures to 5000 a day as in opposition to 1200 to 1500 hundred a day, Purohit hoped that the early detection adopted by fast isolation can be useful in checking the unfold of the virus.
As of now vaccination is being carried out at 89 totally different websites of the town and first dose has been administered to 124.70% and second dose to 97.23% focused inhabitants in above 18 years class, whereas 50.38% inhabitants (15-18 years) has been jabbed.
Updating the present Covid situation, the officers of the Tricity knowledgeable that Mohali has 4363 energetic instances, Panchkula has 2343 energetic instances whereas UT, Chandigarh has 4808 energetic instances.
In the mean time, the consensus was advanced within the assembly that the Lodges/Eating places/café/espresso outlets/consuming locations can be allowed to perform as much as 10.00 p.m. Nevertheless, kitchens of those premises shall be allowed to stay divulge heart’s contents to 11.00 p.m. and no residence supply is allowed after 12.00 midnight.
Furthermore, individuals with disabilities and pregnant girls staff in authorities workplaces in Chandigarh shall be exempted from attending workplace however are required to earn a living from home.
Public Transport together with Bus, Taxi, Auto Rickshaw and so forth. will run solely with their permitted seating capability. In case of violations, strict motion beneath applicable regulation shall be taken.