Eight departments including health, agriculture, and horticulture at Uttarakhand Secretariat were sealed today after 4 people tested positive for the corona virus today. A secretary and a joint secretary are among the four people who tested Covid-19 positive.
Uttarakhand: Eight departments including health, agriculture and horticulture at the Uttarakhand Secretariat sealed, after four people including a secretary and a joint secretary tested positive for COVID19.
— ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2020
Uttarakhand‘s COVID-19 tally went past the 25,000-mark on Monday with 807 more people testing positive while seven more infected patients died in the state, a government health bulletin said. So far, 17,046 COVID patients have recovered while 77 people have migrated out of the state, it said. There are 7,965 active cases in the state.
Meanwhile, doctors in Uttarakhand decided to withdraw their agitation with an immediate effect on Monday after an assurance from Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat that all their demands will be considered. Rawat assured the delegation that doctors will get support from the state government and all their demands will be looked into seriously.