New Delhi: India is also alert about the ever-increasing cases of corona in many countries including China. In the meeting held with the health ministers of the states, the central government gave the mantra of testing, tracing, and treatment. At the same time, today Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya has issued some new guidelines.
Mandaviya said, 'RT-PCR test will be mandatory at the airport itself for passengers coming from China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Thailand. If symptoms of corona infection are found in any traveler from these countries who came to India or if the test report comes positive, then they will be quarantined.' Let us tell you that at present America has been kept out of this list. There also the cases are increasing continuously. Let us inform you that with the arrival of 201 new cases of corona in India today, the total number of cases of infection in the country has increased to 4,46,76,879, while the number of patients under treatment has increased to 3,397.
According to the data released by the Union Health Ministry, the daily rate of infection has been recorded at 0.15 percent and the weekly rate at 0.14 percent. A total of 90.97 crore samples have been tested for COVID-19. Of these, 1,36,315 samples have been tested in the last 24 hours.