News Desk, Tech for FTCP, Noida
Updated Tue, 17 Nov 2020 10:34 PM IST
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- Random sampling micro containment strategy will be used to control corona spread
- Traffic between Delhi and Noida will be normal
- Few people will be investigated, not everyone
In view of the increasing cases of corona in Delhi, commuters going to Noida will be examined at the border itself. Noida district administration has issued instructions for this on Tuesday.
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He said that traffic between Delhi and Noida will remain normal. In view of the increase in corona cases in the adjacent areas, random sampling will be done without causing any inconvenience to traffic and passengers.
The DM said that this is being done to assess the spread of corona. This will help in issuing advisory to those institutions where a large number of people from nearby areas work in Gautam Budh Nagar.
132 new cases, 115 healthy
As of Tuesday morning, 132 new patients of corona virus have appeared in Gautam Budh Nagar. In the district, 115 patients have become infection-free within the last 24 hours. So far 73 people have died due to corona virus. District Monitoring Officer Sunil Dohra said that 132 patients have been found infected with Kovid-19 in Gautam Budh Nagar on Tuesday, after which the total number of people infected so far in the district has increased to 20,566.
He informed that 115 patients infected with Kovid-19 have recovered during treatment. The official said that so far 19257 patients have become infection free in the district. Dohar said that 1,236 patients are undergoing treatment in various hospitals here, while 73 people have died due to the epidemic.