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Raipur6 hours ago
After Raipur and Durg in Chhattisgarh, now 9 days total lockdown has been imposed in Bemetra, Rajnandgaon and Balod districts. In view of the deteriorating situation from Corona, the Collector decided to lockdown from 6 pm to 19 April 10. At the same time, the opening time of shops in Korba district has been reduced. According to the new order, shops will be open from 6 am to 3 pm only. Raipur Collector has changed the terms of the lockdown. Now no more than 10 people will be allowed in marriages and funerals. Earlier 50 people were allowed to attend such events. The marriage has been asked to be done in the house of the bride or groom. That is, it will not be allowed to organize from the marriage hall or hotel-Dharamshala.
In Chhattisgarh, a record 10,310 new cases of corona have been found in the last 24 hours. 53 people have died. 24 of these people had other diseases besides corona, so the administration is considering corona as the cause of 29 deaths. On Wednesday, 42,289 covid tests were performed. After the arrival of new patients, the number of active patients in Chhattisgarh has increased to 58,883. On the other hand, black marketing of essential goods has started even before the lockdown in Raipur.
Shopkeepers of 9 teams keep watch, action will be taken if rates are higher
Due to the increasing pace of infection, Durg district has a lockdown from 6 to 14 April. There will also be a total lockdown in Raipur for 10 days from 6 pm on Friday. Already, shopkeepers have suddenly raised prices of essential goods. Raipur Collector Dr. S. Bharatidasan has formed 9 teams of black marketing officials. The officials involved have been asked to keep an eye on the markets and shops. If the price of goods is found in any shop, then the team will take action against the shopkeepers. Collector said that the team will investigate and take action till Friday evening.
Active cases exceeded 58 thousand in 4 months, the highest in the fort
The rate of active patients has now crossed 15 percent in the state. The first wave of Corona was at peak in September 2020, when the number of active patients was 36 thousand. At present, the number of active patients in the state is more than 58 thousand. This is the highest figure ever. Earlier this year, there were 11 thousand active patients in the state. In just 4 months, their number has crossed 58 thousand. The most active patients in the state are currently in Durg district. Their number there is beyond 15 thousand. The number of active patients is more than 100 in 25 districts except 3 districts Sukma, Narayanpur and Bijapur in the state.
This is the condition of the markets in Raipur after the lockdown was announced. Huge crowds of people thronged the shops. This has increased the risk of spreading the infection.
3302 patients found in the capital, 27 died
In the last 24 hours, 3,302 new infections have been detected in Raipur. 27 people died. So far, 1028 have died in the city. There are 14,991 active patients in Raipur city alone. The lockdown was announced by the district administration on Wednesday afternoon, followed by a crowd in the city’s Malaviya Road, Gol Bazar area. There were jammed situations at every intersection.
More corona cases in these cities
After getting 1664 new patients in Durg city, the number of active patients has increased to 15,297. On Wednesday, 6 people died here. 873 new corona infected have been found in Rajnandgaon, 1 person died. There are 5,423 corona active patients in Rajnandgaon. The number of active patients in this city has increased to 2,786 after 600 new infections were found in Bilaspur city. As of Wednesday, 7 people died here. In Raigad, 153 new infected were found, 2 people lost their lives. 68 new corona infected were found in Bastar. In Bastar division, the highest number of 139 patients came from Kanker.