New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that cases of coronavirus have reached 46,433 in India.
About 3,900 new cases reported in the last 24 hours and 195 deaths. 1,020 people have recovered said Lav Aggarwal, Joint Secretary, Health Ministry.
The recovery rate therefore stands at 27.41 per cent.
We also need to ensure that people continue to receive non-COVID19 healthcare services at both government and private facilities. Services for critically ill patients should also run smoothly, he added.
To maintain social distancing, gathering of not more than 50 persons are allowed at wedding functions and not more than 20 persons at last rites of deceased persons said Punya Salila Srivastava, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs.
“The offices that are operational now must ensure thermal scanning of employees.The incharge must ensure sufficient availability of face masks&sanitisers. Social distancing norms must be followed. Employees must be registered on Aarogya Setu App,” she added.