The data of patients infected with the corona virus in the country is not taking a name. Everyday the number of infected patients of Corona virus is increasing. Meanwhile, ICMR has increased RT-PCR testing capacity following instructions from Home Minister Amit Shah.
The Union Home Ministry has said that the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has increased the RT-PCR testing capacity from 27 thousand tests per day to 37200 on the instructions of Union Home Minister Amit Shah. Earlier, on November 15, Amit Shah announced several measures to bring the corona virus situation under control in Delhi.
On behalf of the Ministry of Home Affairs, the tweet was told, ‘ICMR has increased the RT-PCR testing capacity from 27 testing day to 37200 RT-PCR test daily on the instructions of Home Minister Amit Shah. After this, on November 19, 30735 RT-PCR samples were taken in Delhi whereas on November 15, only 12055 RT-PCI samples were taken.
ICMR has increased RT-PCR testing capacity from 27,000 tests / day to 37,200 RT-PCR tests per day on directions of HM @AmitShah. 30,735 RT-PCR samples collected in Delhi on 19 Nov as compared to 12,055 RT-PCR samples on 15 November# Unite2FightCorona @PIB_India @DDNewslive
– Spokesperson, Ministry of Home Affairs (@PIBHomeAffairs) November 21, 2020
In the national capital Delhi, the corona virus case was increasing continuously for the last several days. After which several measures were suggested through the Home Minister Amit Shah. These measures include doubling of RT-PCR testing, deployment of mobile test vans related to the Union Health Ministry and ICMR.
During the festive season, a meeting was called in Delhi to chalk out a strategy to stop the spread of Corona virus. In which Amit Shah said that the doctors and paramedical crew of the Central Armed Police Forces will be sent to Delhi to increase the capacity. He said that protocols have to be prepared to allow plasma donation in cases of severe Kovid-19 infection.
How many Corona cases in the country?
At the same time, the government says that so far the total number of Kovid-19 testing in the country has crossed the figure of 13 crores. At the same time, the last one crore samples have been taken in just 10 days. Let us know that so far more than 90.5 lakh corona virus patients have been confirmed in the country. Out of which 1.32 lakh people have died due to corona. Apart from this, there are currently more than 4 lakh active corona patients in the country.