The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has defined hotspot districts and districts having hotspot clusters in its report. On Wednesday, MOHFW in its daily press briefing identified 402 districts as hotspots in country including cluster and Red Zones. The full list is prepared by Ministry on the basis of numbers of Covid19 positive cases in India. MoHFW also defined three zones i.e Red, Orange and Green & found 402 districts as hotspots and clusters.
Among its directions Health Ministry has also provided guidelines on how a district is defined in Red zone, Orange and Green zone and how one can come out or fall in red zone or hotspot. At website the state wise full list of 402 hotspotss is mentioned by Health Ministry on April 26. The districts in Red zone can become Orange zone if no new cases reported in the last 14 days, while the oranage zone can convert into Green zone if no case is reported in the last 14 days, said Health Ministry on Wednesday.
The number of hotspots identified across the state now stand at 402 and 31,000 vehicles have been seized till date for violation of Coronavirus Lockdown norms, said Awanish K Awasthi, State Additional Chief Secretary (Home). According to MOHFW total hotspots with Red Zone Districts increased to 402 in numbers where Covid19 cases are being found as large Outbreak. Where more than 70 districts found as hotspot with clusters. Here is full list of Hotspots districts and also the list of districts where hotspots with Red Zones and Districts with clusters are classified. On other hand 46 districts in India have no cases of COVID19 as data given by Lav Agrawal, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
On Thursday Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that In Japan, to find one positive case, 11.7 persons are tested. In Italy that number is 6.7, in US it's 5.3, in UK it's 3.4. Here in India, we do 24 tests for one positive case: Dr. Raman R Gangakhedkar, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
The number of hotspots identified across the state now stand at 402. 31,000 vehicles have been seized till date for violation of #CoronavirusLockdown norms: Awanish K Awasthi, State Additional Chief Secretary (Home) pic.twitter.com/taNyF10TEz— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 26, 2020
1- Andhra Pradesh (11 Districts): Prakasam, Krishna, YSR, West Godavari, Kurnool, Guntur, Nellore, Chittoor, Vishakhapatnam, East Godavari, and Anantapur.
2- Bihar (1 District): Siwan
3- Chandigarh UT (1 District): Chandigarh
4- Chhatisgarh (1 District): Korba
5- Delhi: (9 Districts): South Delhi, Shahdara, South East, West Delhi, North Delhi, Central Delhi, East Delhi, New Delhi, and South West Delhi
6- Gujarat (5 Districts): Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Bhavnagar, Rajkot
7- Haryana (4 Districts): Faridabad, Nuh, Gurgaon and Palwal
8- Jammu and Kashmir (6 Districts): Jammu, Srinagar, Bandipora, Baramulla, Udhampur, Kupwara
9- Karnataka (3 Districts): Bengaluru Urban, Mysuru, Belagavi
10- Kerala (6 Districts): Kasargod, Malappuram, Thiruvananthapuram, Pathanamthitta Kannur, Ernakulam,
11- Madhya Pradesh (5 Districts): Indore, Bhopal, Khargone, Ujjain, Hosangabad
12- Maharashtra (11 Districts): Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Nagpur, Sangli, Buldhana, Mumbai suburban, Ahmednagar, Yawatmal, Aurangabad, and Nasik
13- Odisha (1 District): Khurda
14- Punjab (4 Districts): Sasnagar, SBS Nagar, Jalandhar, Pathankot
15- Rajasthan (11 Districts): Jaipur, Tonk, Jhunjhnu, Bhilwara, Jaisalmer, Bikaner, Jhalawar, Jodhpur, Banswara, Kota & Bharatpur
16- Tamil Nadu (22 Districts): Chennai, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Dindigul, Villupuram, Namakkal, Theni, Coimbatore, Erode, Chengalpattu, Tiruppur, Tuticorin, Karur, Virudhnagar, Kanniyakumari, Cuddalore, Thiruvallur, Thiruvarur, Salem, Vellore, Madurai, and Nagapattinam.
17-Telangana (8 Districts): Hyderabad, Nizamabad, Warangal Urban, Ranga Reddy, Jogulambagadwal, Medchal Malkajgiri,Karimnagar, and Nirmal.
18- Uttar Pradesh (13 Districts)- Gautam Budh Nagar, Meerut, Lucknow, Ghaziabad, Agra, Saharanpur, Shamli, Firozabad, Bulandshahar, Sitapur, Basti, Baghpat and Moradabad
19- Uttarkhand (1 District): Dehradun, Haridwar and Nainital
20- West Bengal (4 Districts): Kolkata, Howrah, Purba Medinipur, 24 Paragana North
1- Andaman and Nicobar: (District -1): South Andaman
2 -Assam (Districts 5): Golaghat, Marigaon, Nalbari, Goalpara, Dhubri
3 -Bihar (Districts 3): Munger, Begusarai, Gaya
4- Chhatisgarh (District 1): Raipur
5- Delhi (Districts 1): North West Delhi, South & East
6- Gujarat (District 1): Patan
7- Haryana (District 2): Ambala and Karnal
8- Himachal Pradesh (Districts 5): Solan, Una, Sirmaur, Chamba, Kangra
9- Jammu and Kashmir (Districts 2): Shopian and Rajouri
10- Jharkhand (Districts 2): Ranchi and Bokaro
11- Karnataka (Districts 5): Dakshin Kannada, Bidar, Kalburgi, Bagalkote, Dharwad
12- Kerala (District 1): Wayanad
13- Ladakh (District 1): Kargil
14- Madhya Pradesh (District 1): Morena
15- Maharashtra (Districts 3): Kolapur, Amaravati and Palghar
16- Odisha (District 1): Bhadrak
17- Punjab (Districts 4): Amritsar, Mansa, Moga and Ludhiyana
18- Rajasthan (District 1): Udaipur
19- Telangana (District 1): Nalgonda
21- Uttarakhand (Districts 2): Nainital, UDHAM SINGH Nagar (The data is of 16/04/2020)
Note- According to MOHFW 402districts in India have turned as Coronavirus hotpots. The Data is based on list provided by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) and may alter as per updates in Official changes based on increase and decrease of Covid19 cases.