By Neha Sinha, Updated : Jul 14, 2020 15:58 IST
Bihar Lockdown Latest Update: Nitish Govt imposes another lockdown till 31 July, In these districts

Coronavirus case is continuously increasing in Bihar, In view of this, the Bihar government can take a big decision regarding the lockdown. For the last two days, one thousand more cases of infected people are coming in the state, in view of this, a high-level meeting will be held under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary. lockdown will be still in force in more than 15 districts. Therefore, it is hoped that the government can make a big decision on the lockdown to prevent infection and the lockdown can be implemented across the state from 16 to 31 July.  

Lockdown to be imposed in the state from 16 to 31 July to curb the spread of COVID19. Guidelines are being prepared: Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi

In view of the ever increasing corona virus infection in Bihar, the Bihar government has decided to impose complete lockdown in the entire state for the next 15 days. However, all emergency services will continue smoothly during this period. Detailed guidelines regarding lockdown will be released in a while. A proposal in this regard was prepared on Monday. The Crisis Management Group (CMG) met under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary Deepak Kumar on Tuesday for the final seal on this.

Bihar Lockdown Latest Update

Lockdown has been imposed in 15 districts of Bihar including the capital Patna. Even after the lockdown again in 15 districts, more than 3 thousand corona positives have been found in 3 days. A total of 14,330 Coronavirus cases reported in Bihar on July 10, But on 13 July, according to the statistics of the Health Department itself, the number of infected people increased to 17,421. At the same time, 23 people died between 10 and 13 July, including a doctor.

Lockdown Extended in Bihar

Today, a meeting of the NDM group has been called, there will be a meeting with other department officials including disaster management. At the same time, in view of the increasing infection of Coronavirus, the administration in Patna has closed Rajendra Nagar and the vegetable market of Kankarbagh. This decision has been taken due to non-compliance with social distancing. Mithapur Subzi Mandi has already been closed.

Coronavirus case is spreading rapidly in Bihar, In the last 24 hours, 1116 new cases and 9 people died in all 38 districts of Bihar, taking the total number of people who lost their lives in this epidemic to 134 in the state. At the same time, with 1116 new patients coming out of Kovid-19 during this period, the number of infected people in the state has crossed 17 thousand on Monday. According to the information received from the Health Department, the total number of corona patients in Bihar has increased to 17421.

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