Owing to Corona Severity in China, India Issues alert: Government's advice to get Booster Shots, Claims- Readiness
The increasing cases of corona in China are again starting to scare. In view of this, the central government is on alert. Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday held a meeting with senior officials and experts on the COVID-19 situation in the country. After the meeting, he said – Corona is not over yet but India is ready to deal with every situation. We have asked all concerned to remain alert and increase vigilance.
After the meeting, Dr. VK Paul of NITI Aayog has recommended people to wear masks in crowded places. This is very important for people suffering from serious diseases and for the elderly. Right now only 27% of the population has taken the booster dose. Taking this dose is compulsory for all.
Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan has written a letter to all the states and union territories on Tuesday. It has been said in the letter that samples of all positive cases of corona should be sent for genome sequencing, so that the variant of corona can be detected. These days the cases of corona are increasing rapidly in China, Japan, America, Korea and Brazil.