Dehradun: Amid rising instances of COVID-19 in Uttarakhand, 67 healthcare employees, from docs to nursing employees, examined constructive for coronavirus within the state, knowledgeable Dr SK Gupta, Director of State Medical and Well being Division.
Well being employees throughout the districts of Dehradun, Tehri, Haridwar, Nainital and Udham Singh Nagar have examined constructive, mentioned Gupta.
He additional mentioned that the docs and different medical employees have been requested to be vigilant. In the meantime, amid the rise in COVID-19 instances, the Uttarakhand authorities has restricted the entry of individuals to the state secretariat.
The order issued by the Chief Secretary of the state Om Prakash on Friday mentioned that solely ministers and employees shall be allowed to enter the secretariat.
“Journalists are also not allowed to enter the secretariat,” the order mentioned.
The colleges in Dehradun, Nainital, Haridwar, Udham Singh Nagar and Kotdwar Bhabar districts in Uttarakhand will stay closed until April 30.
In keeping with the order issued by Greater Schooling Minister Dhan Singh Rawat, the academic institutes in 4 districts together with Dehradun will train college students by on-line mode.
“The schools in the remaining districts will continue in both offline and online mode amidst the Covid-19 pandemic,” Rawat mentioned in his order.
In keeping with the Union Well being Ministry, there are 12,484 lively COVID-19 instances in Uttarakhand.