Maharashtra Corona Update: Huge jump in new cases of corona infection! 264 policemen found positive; The state asked for the vaccine from the central government


Corona cases for four days (Coronavirus in Maharashtra) after reduction in Mumbai (MumbaiA huge increase was registered on Wednesday. On Wednesday, 16,420 new cases were registered in the city. Simultaneously, the positivity rate (Positivity Rate) increased from 18.7 percent on Tuesday to 24.3 percent on Wednesday. At the same time, new cases in Maharashtra have also increased by 35.7 percent. In Maharashtra where 34,424 new cases were registered. On Wednesday, 46,723 cases were registered in the state.

At the same time, an increase in the number of people who lost their lives due to corona in the state has also been registered. Where 22 people died from Corona on Tuesday. On Wednesday, this number increased to 32. CM Uddhav Thackeray said that more increase can be recorded in the state in the last week of January and first week of February. The use of medical oxygen is gradually increasing in the state. At present, the consumption of oxygen has increased by 400 metric tonnes per day, with this, 700 metric tonnes of oxygen is being needed daily.

Corona’s shadow on Maharashtra Police

In view of this, the district administration has been asked to speed up the vaccination and prepare other plans. Along with Mumbai, now the effect of the third wave is being seen in rural areas as well. Whereas Maharashtra Police (Maharashtra Police) has informed that so far 264 policemen have come under the grip of corona virus. According to Maharashtra Police, at present 2145 policemen of the state are corona infected. Corona has wreaked havoc on the Mumbai Police the most in the state. The deaths of 126 Mumbai Police personnel have been registered.

Vaccine shortage amid rising cases

At the same time, amidst increasing cases of corona, there is a shortage of corona vaccine in Maharashtra.Vaccine Shortage) is also facing. State Health Minister Rajesh Tope gave this information on Thursday. Rajesh Tope said that there is a shortage of vaccine in the state due to vaccination for children, booster dose and vaccination of frontline and health workers. We have asked the central government for 50 lakh coveshield and 40 lakh covaccine doses. He further said that there is no manipulation in the reporting of corona cases. The reason for the decrease in corona cases in the last two-three days can also be due to less testing.