The government and local administration have taken a few decisive steps to check the growing number of COVID cases in Udaipur over the last three weeks.
While the average cases in the last 20 days have doubled as compared to Lockdown 4, the average cases in the last 14 days have tripled.
Over the last 20 days, 266 new cases have been detected in Udaipur. As per the number provided by the CMHO office, UdaipurTimes insight shows that nearly 50% of the cases are close contacts of the new patients. 50% of the new patients are migrants. From the remaining 25%, nearly 40% are corona warriors, which include police personnel and doctors.
Dr Dinesh Kharadi, CMHO, Udaipur, in a statement issued to the media today evening, said that though the total count of positive cases in Udaipur has crossed the 900 mark, only 111 active cases are being monitored in the hospital and under home isolation. 789 patients have recovered and 724 patients have been discharged. Of the daily augmentation of new cases, most are migrants and close contacts of migrants or those who have been in connect with the migrants. Watch video or read on for what the CMHO had to say:
Addressing the public of Udaipur through media, Dr Kharadi said that the District Collector, in a marathon meeting held on 13 July, issued orders for close monitoring of the health of the residents of Udaipur district. The local administration has taken the following steps to address the situation and arrest the growth in number of cases.