Bihar labor minister was hit, health minister’s office also hit, unlock period increased four times
During the lockdown, many services which have come in essential services have been completely and some have been partially exempted.
Corona infection has reached Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey’s office. Six of his office staff have been found to be Corona positive. These include his secretary, data entry operator, computer operator. All employees have been quarantined home after being found corona positive. 42 people, including a BDO, have been found corona positive in Gaya district. In addition to Vinod Kumar, Block Development Officer of Bodh Gaya, three policemen of Magadh University Police Station as well as a DSP have also been found to be Corona positive.
Lakhisarai MLA and Vijay Kumar Sinha, Labor Resources Minister in the Nitish government, has also been infected with Corona. He has been admitted to Patna AIIMS. Here, in the capital Patna, maximum 419 corona patients have been found in a single day. This is the figure of the entire district. These include 6 of PMCH and two doctors of Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences. A technician, a nurse and a staff engaged in a corona investigation at the New Gardiner Road hospital in the capital have also been found infected.
With this, the total number of patients in the district has now increased to 2894. 86 people have been found positive in the flood subdivision of the district. The number of coronavirus-infected people has increased to 21558 with 1385 new cases in the state. So far, 14101 patients in Bihar have been cured of corona. At the same time 167 people have died.
Meanwhile, amid the lockdown, the administration has taken strict action against those who do not wear masks and do not follow social distancing. On the very first day of the second phase of the lockdown, 409 people were caught without a mask by campaigning in different cities. The administration has imposed a fine of over 20 thousand on these people.
In Jharkhand, in the last 24 hours, one more person died in Jamshedpur, Ranchi Giridih and Chaibasa due to Corona virus infection, which has increased the number of people who died from this infection to 42 in the state. At the same time, 221 new cases of corona virus infection have been reported, taking the total number of infected people in the state to 4,783. According to the Health Department report, four more infected people have died in the state, taking the total death toll from Corona to 42 in the state.