Health Minister

Several districts in some states are going through community transmission of COVID9

New Delhi : Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that several districts in some states are going through community transmission of COVID9. However, he clarified that it is not for across the nation.

He added further that in different pockets across various states, including West Bengal, community transmission of Covid-19 is expected to occur, especially in densely populated areas. However, this is not happening across the country.

He categorically said that community transmission is limited to certain districts, occurring in a limited number of states.

Union Health Minister was answering the questions during his social media interaction ‘Sunday Samvaad’.

Around 79% of 61,871 new cases were detected from 10 states on Saturday. Similarly, the total active caseload in the country has dropped below 8 lakh and three states including Maharashtra, Karnataka nad Kerala  have more than 50,000 active cases each.

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