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Ahmedabad, beware of super spreaders



The largest threat of transmission of the coronavirus comes from people who engage with a large number of other people each day, making them doable tremendous spreaders of the virus. Unfortunately, the number of such other people is repeatedly on the upward thrust. 23 extra tremendous spreaders were identified on Monday.

Of the 23 new tremendous spreaders, 11 are vegetable vendors, 8 working in kirana stores and 4 others. As Of the 18 identified on Sunday, 10 are in Naranpura (west zone) and 4 in Gota (north-west). Of the 11 working in kirana stores who tested high-quality, seven are from Naranpura, while 3 are from Gomtipur and one from Chandkheda. Four milk vendors tested positive-2 each and every from Gota and Naranpura. The remaining 3 are vegetables vendors-2 in Gota and one in Naranpura. At least 40 tremendous spreaders have tested high-quality until now, as in keeping with day by day information provided by way of the AMC in past few days.

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Delhi clinic claims it effectively cured COVID-19 affected person the usage of plasma therapy

A non-public clinic right here claimed that a coronavirus affected person, who used to be administered plasma therapy for the primary time within the facility, used to be discharged on Sunday after being utterly cured. The 49-year-old guy had tested high-quality for COVID-19 on April 4 and used to be admitted to Max Hospital, Saket, it stated in a remark.


197 new cases in town

Ahmedabad on Monday reported 197 new cases, taking the full to 2,364 cases up to now. Of the five deaths reported all the way through the day, two had co-morbidities while the remainder had no different ailment.

The maximum were observed in Asarwa (31), adopted by way of Jamalpur (15). Both are in central zone. Besides those, Gomtipur reported 10 cases, Bhadra 1, Shah-e-Alam 6, Behrampura and Maninagar 5 each and every, Astodia 3, B apunagar 9, Naranpura 13, Odhav 1, Gheekanta 4, Nirnaynagar 1, Vastrapur 1, Nikol 1, Saraspur 3, Paldi 3, Sabarmati 1, Saijpur 4, Isanpur 3, Gol Limda 1, Vadaj 3, Kubernagar 1, Khokhra 1, Ghodasar 2, Gota 1, SVP 1, Vejalpur 1, Delhi Darwaja 1, Kalupur 4, Ghatlodia 4, Shahpur 3, Dariapur 1, Narol 2, Raikhad 5, Sarangpur 1, Rakhial 3, Sarkhej 1, Sardarnagar 1, Vatva 4, Mirzapur 2, Danilimda 5, Naroda 3, Vastral 1, Raipur 4, Vasna and Ranip 2 each and every.

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Strict regulations after May 3 too: Vijay Nehra

Cautioning other people in opposition to turning into negligent with the lockdown more likely to be lifted on May 3, AMC commissioner Vijay Nehra stated, "Because of our efforts, the rate of increase in new cases has come down to 10%. By May 3, we have to bring this rated down to 5-6%. Hence it is important for people to change their earlier habits and follow rules once lockdown is lifted. Wearing masks will be mandatory. For the coming few months, people will have to keep their nose and mouth covered when they are out. They must wash their hands properly immediately after returning home. Shopkeepers will have to keep sanitisers handy for customers. They should start preparing from now itself." He advised other people to travel on my own on two-wheelers and maximum two other people to transport in automobiles while maintaining right kind distance. He added that to forestall other people from spitting in public, the company used to be mulling expanding the present high quality.

Shops opened without nod to stand police action

Gujarat DGP Shivanand Jha stated that pplice would take action in opposition to now not simply owners of stores that opened without permission but additionally the visitors. The action would be taken particularly in opposition to pan stores, tea vendors, snack stores, eating places and hair reducing salons that have to be remain closed.

875 cars in A'dangerous seized for flouting rule

Ahmedabad town police in a single day seized 875 cars and picked up just about Rs 93,000 in high quality. City police commissioner Ashish Bhatia stated, "These are vehicles where there were more than one person on two-wheelers and more than two in four wheeler." Total eight offences were registered by way of cybercrime cell. On Sunday, 10 Facebook posts and 4 Twitter posts were deleted by way of the police department.

247 new cases, 11 deaths reported in State

Gujarat reported 247 new cases of Covid-19, stated officials of the well being department on Monday. The overall in state is 3,548 now. Currently, 30 of 33 districts within the state are affected. Death toll reached 162 with 11 extra deaths.

Besides the 197 new cases in Ahmedabad, 30 were in Surat, 6 in Vadodara and 5 in Gandhinagar. Panchmahals reported 3 cases, Anand 2. Botad, Dangs, Jamnagar and Rajkot reported one case each and every.

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Ahmedabad, beware of tremendous spreaders

23 extra other people posing top possibility of transmission, including vegetable vendors and kirana retailer staff, check high-quality on Monday; a day after 18, including 4 milk vendors, tested high-quality; town experiences 197 new cases


Five of the 11 who died were from Ahmedabad, four from Surat and one each and every from Vadodara and Banaskantha. While seven deceased had co-morbidities, four didn't have some other underlying diseases. A total of 81 patients were discharged from quite a lot of hospitals on Monday-72 from Ahmedabad, 4 from Surat, and one each and every from Anand, Bhavnagar, Morbi, Narmada and Rajkot.

Talking in regards to the deaths, Principal Health Secretary Jayanti Ravi stated, "The chief minister recently had a meeting with industry leaders and it used to be mentioned at other platforms that our discharge rate is higher and on the similar time demise rate too is higher. There are probabilities that the coronavirus in Gujarat is of L pressure, not like S pressure in different states like Kerala, that may be leading to extra deaths. Our teams also are working on the similar."

(Inputs from Brendan Dabhi and Alok Brahmbhatt)

LG Hospital to open nowadays with minimum staff


LG Hospital, which were closed for OPD and emergency products and services for a couple of days, will reopen on Tuesday morning with restricted staff power and only some departments remaining operational. In a late evening choice on April 21, LG Hospital were requested by way of the Municipal Commissioner to suspend operations by way of the until April 27.

Dr Sanjay Tripathi, in-charge Medical Superintendent of the Hospital stated, “While our orthopaedic department will remain closed as many doctors and staff from there are Covid-19 high-quality, we will be able to begin opening up a couple of departments at a time as well as OPD.” Hospital government stated that departments of gynaecology, paediatrics, drugs and surgical operation would open on Tuesday with minimum staff. As a preventive measure, all well being employees would be required to wear complete PPE regardless of the clinic being a non-Covid one.


(By Brendan Dabhi)

Photos: Malls, railway stations in Ahmedabad deserted as Gujarat takes cautious steps to battle coronavirus

Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID19

As rigidity mounts within the nation due to the coronavirus pandemic, Amdavadis made positive to take each precaution vital to keep themselves safe from the contagious virus. In Ahmedabad, department shops and railway stations wore a deserted glance as other people refrained from stepping out of their houses and have shyed away from useless travel. Those who had to step out secure themselves with masks and maintained a safe distance to avoid coming in direct contact with others. On Tuesday evening, other people accumulated at SG Road, Ahmedabad to gentle a holy fire and introduced particular prayers for the coronavirus victims.

Gujarat is a type of states in India which has now not reported a COVID-19 case up to now. As a precautionary measure, CM Vijay Rupani introduced that the Statue of Unity will remain closed for visitors till March 25. He also appealed to electorate to care for vigil and follow the federal government’s pointers to make certain that coronavirus does now not spread within the state.

So a long way, India has reported 147 high-quality cases of coronavirus with 3 deaths. Malls, theatres, schools, gyms and different public puts were shut down at quite a lot of states and union territories including Maharashtra, Delhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala and Puducherry.
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Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID-19

Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID-19

Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID-19

Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID-19

Ahmedabad takes precautions in gentle of COVID-19





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