Published by: Tiyasha Sarkar | Posted: September 22, 2022 8:05 pm| Updated: September 22, 2022 8:05 pm
News Daily Digital Desk: Puja has started in Kolkata. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has inaugurated the puja today i.e. Thursday. The smell of puja in the air. Meanwhile, the state’s Covid graph has raised concerns, albeit slightly. In the last 24 hours, a little less than 350 new infections have been reported in the state. 1 dead in one day due to corona.
According to state health department statistics, new cases in the state in the last 24 hours Corona virus (Coronavirus) 337 people have been infected, which was 365 the previous day. That is, the infection has decreased a lot compared to the previous day. But that does not reduce the fear. The total number of Covid patients in Bengal has increased to 21,12,194. 190 people have conquered Corona in one day. A total of 20,88,036 people have recovered. The percentage is 98.86 percent.
Now let’s come to the statistics of positivity rate and active cases. According to the latest bulletin of the health department, the number of active corona patients in the state is 2665. Which is slightly less than the previous day. 127 of them were admitted to hospital. This number is slightly alarming. In the last 24 hours, 7,561 corona samples have been tested in the state. Out of which only 4.46 percent reports are positive.
Durga Puja, the biggest Bengali festival, is likely to get crowded. Health officials are looking to prevent the spread of Covid infection from there. As a result, importance is being given to vaccination (Corona Vaccination). While 32,986 doses of vaccination have been administered in the state in the last 24 hours. The work of giving booster and prevention dose is going on. It is believed that a little carelessness during the festive season can lead to big dangers. Hence special emphasis is being laid on the use of masks and sanitizers.