Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the Chief Ministers of Assam, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Manipur, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, and Mizoram via video conferencing at 11 am on Tuesday. At present, the second wave is not over in the country and the PM is continuously meeting on Corona. Even after the recent expansion in the Modi cabinet, PM Modi had instructed everyone to keep an eye on the situation of Corona and take it seriously. Now tomorrow PM Modi will take a report from the Chief Ministers of eight states on the status of Kovid-19 in the states.
Recently, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had informed that till now, no case of delta plus variant of COVID19 has been found in Assam. We are doing genomic sequencing in the state. The Prime Minister will hold a meeting on Tuesday at 11 am to take stock of the vaccination situation in the northeastern states. At the same time, for the first time in the North-East of India, the case of Delta Plus has recently come to the fore in Tripura. Earlier cases of delta variants have been reported in North East Assam, Manipur, and Mizoram.
The case of the delta variant was first reported in North East Assam. After this, its cases were reported in Manipur and Mizoram. Given its increasing danger, experts have asked people to be aware of it. Experts have also asked people to strictly follow the COVID-19 rules. Let us tell you that the Delta variant was revealed in Europe in March. At the same time, information was given about its outbreak on 13 June. Experts in New Delhi had told that after the change in the Delta variant, the Delta Plus variant has come to the fore. In the second wave in the country, the maximum outbreak was seen in the delta variant.
The Center has constituted a team for Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, and Manipur given the increasing cases in the North East. This team will keep an eye on whether the Covid protocol is being followed properly in the state or not. Apart from this, it will also look into the testing, vaccination, and other things happening in the states and advise the government.
Let us inform you that according to the data released by the Union Health Ministry this morning, 37,154 new cases have been found during 24 hours and there are 4,50,899 active cases in India. The ministry said that the recovery rate is also improving and it has increased to 97.22 percent.