5th May, 2021
Amidst the havoc of the second wave of Corona infection in the country, preparations are now going to start with the third wave. K Vijay Raghavan, Chief Scientific Advisor to the Central Government, has said that the third wave of corona will also come in the country. But do not know when it will come. But we have to be ready for it. He also said that the second wave of Corona would be so fierce and long, it was not anticipated.
It is not clear when the third phase of Corona will come
K Vijay Raghavan said in a press conference on Wednesday that there is an over-circulation of the virus and the third phase is yet to come, but it is not clear when it will arrive. We should prepare for new waves. The scientific consultant also said that the strains of the virus are spreading like the first strain. They do not have the properties of new types of infections. He also said that vaccines are effective against existing variants. There will be new variants in the country and the world. He also said that the reduction in caution after the end of a wave gives the virus a chance to spread again.
Signs of reduction in corona cases in some states
The central government has said that there are some signs of reduction in corona cases in some states, but there are still more than 1 lakh active cases in 12 states. The Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Health said that in 10 states of the country, the positive rate is more than 25 percent and more work is needed in them.
Death toll rises in these states
Love Aggarwal said that as many as 2.4 percent cases have increased as compared to the day before, more patients have also died in many states. . There have been more deaths in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana.
There is a fast trend in these states
It was informed by the Ministry of Health that in states like Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Rajasthan, and Bihar, there is a fast trend in corona daily cases. Love Aggarwal said that there is concern about some areas. In Bangalore, about 1.49 lakh cases have been reported in the last one week. 38 thousand cases have been reported in Chennai.