Chennai: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan introduced that the state authorities has determined to raise the evening curfew and Sunday lockdown after a COVID-19 evaluate assembly held with senior officers on Tuesday.
The Kerala authorities after the evaluate assembly determined to start lessons in greater training establishments for the ultimate yr UG and PG college students from October 4, reviews news company ANI.
The Chief Minister additionally stated particulars concerning the opening of instructional establishments are being labored out and the choice on the opening of faculties will likely be taken later.
Within the COVID19 evaluate assembly held right now, it has been determined to raise the evening curfew and withdraw Sunday lockdown: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan pic.twitter.com/Z7LIhLimPu
— ANI (@ANI) September 7, 2021
The Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF authorities imposed an evening curfew fearing that COVID-19 instances would see an alarming rise after the Onam celebrations, the harvest competition of the state. Nevertheless, the curfew was lifted since there was no alarming unfold within the state.
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Nevertheless, the state reported the primary case of Nipah virus in a 12-year-old boy from Kozhikode, who succumbed with out responding to remedy on Sunday. But as a aid, the shut contacts of the affected person together with the dad and mom and a few healthcare employees recognized as main contacts have examined destructive for the virus.
“The results of all samples that were sent to NIV, Pune are negative. More samples have been sent and their results are awaited. Nipah management plan has been put in place, treatment and discharge guidelines have been issued,” Kerala Chief Minister stated.
Even on Saturday, the Chief Minister held a evaluate assembly with well being specialists and lots of of them steered easing the curfew and different restrictions. The officers additionally steered easing the lockdown for the reason that intense lockdown curbed individuals from publicity to the virus and additional delayed the anticipated immunity.
In the meantime, on Monday, Kerala reported lower than 20,000 COVID-19 instances and noticed a drop in positivity price to 16.71%. The state reported 19,688 new COVID-19 instances and 135 deaths on Monday. The variety of instances went under for the primary time in 10 days, particularly after the Onam celebrations. The positivity price of the state was additionally diminished to 16.71%. The state additionally witnessed 28,561 individuals recovering from the virus.