Jaipur's covid tally marked at 35,319 as yet; recovery ratio of Rajsthan at 91.2%

Right now in Jaipur, 46 hospitals including seven government-run and 39 private and corporate hospitals are providing covid treatment.

The capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur has reported 35,319 confirmed corona cases till date and 30,329 patients have recuperated and gone back home. Within a day's time, the city recorded 307 corona victims and as of today, the number of active cases is pegged at 197. As of 6th November, the state has conducted 38,44,472 tests and the active ratio stands at 7.8% while the recovery ratio is marked at 91.2%. Although the corona tally is on a steady decline according to official numbers, the city's private and corporate hospitals are witnessing packed hospital beds.

30% beds reserved in Private Hospitals of Rajasthan


As per the situation in the city, corona patients are reportedly finding it difficult to book a bed in private hospitals for their treatments. Even the ICU section of the covid-19 dedicated infirmary, RUHS, was absolutely crammed this week. According to the health department reports, seven private and corporate hospitals in the city didn't have a single bed available in the ward. ICUs and ventilators were running in full capacity in most of the hospitals and the new patients had faced distress due to this shortage.

For every 10 lakh people in Rajasthan, ~49,758 samples were tested and in the last one week, the number of new infections has grown by an average of 0.9% every day. Of every 100 confirmed cases, ~8 are currently infected and the cities of Jodhpur and Alwar are closely following Jaipur's overall corona tally. Right now in Jaipur, 46 hospitals including seven government-run and 39 private and corporate hospitals are providing covid treatment. As per directions of the authorities, 30% of beds in the private hospitals of Jaipur are reserved for corona victims.

Night Curfew set in motion in Jaipur & 12 other districts of Rajasthan, till December 31

The state administration has also brought down the cost of COVID-19 RT-PCR test from ₹1200 to ₹800.

The number of coronavirus cases in Rajasthan has been increasing at an alarming rate with a tally of 2,70,410 confirmed cases, 27,974 active cases and 2,40,105 recoveries. In order to curtail the number of cases in the state, the authorities have imposed night curfew in 13 districts, including the state's capital city, till December 31. The administration has also brought down the cost of COVID-19 RT-PCR test from ₹1200 to ₹800, so that the citizens can get tested at an affordable price.

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Urban managements opt for a blend of offline-online streamline module to continue classes for schools students.

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Mumbai Airport soon set to assign a task force for the management of coronavirus vaccine

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Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport is all set to assign a task force for the advance planning and collaboration between the airport and stakeholders, pertaining to the management of the upcoming COVID-19 vaccine. This would include airline customers, supply chain partners, regulatory and governmental bodies and vaccine distributors. Further, the airport has set aside a temperature-controlled centre with an annual handling capacity of 350,000 tonnes.

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Say hi to 'Ruby Robo' at Jaipur's The Yellow House; the 1st Robot Restaurant in North India!

So finally, it is time to bid farewell to all your pandemic-fueled fears and worries about increased human contact in eateries.

If you are someone who misses eating out in restaurants and are anxious over the increased human contact amid the coronavirus pandemic, then Jaipur's The Yellow House is just the place for you! T.Y.H is the first 'robot restaurant' in North India where you can experience the touch of automation, with robotic waiters! Dine-in here and amuse yourself with the precision of their unique and professional wait staff.

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COVID-19 RT-PCR test price reduced to ₹700 in Lucknow & other UP districts

UP Additional Chief Secretary stated that the rates have been revised in public interest, in the wake of the increased demand.

In view of the heightened cases of the coronavirus and consequent increase in the demand of testing capacities, the Uttar Pradesh government has slashed down the rate of COVID-19 RT-PCR test across the state. As per the directives of the state administration, the rate of getting tested at private labs in Uttar Pradesh has been reduced from ₹1,600 to ₹700, which is among the lowest in the country. The labs have been allowed to charge ₹900 per RT-PCR test, if they collect the sample from the patient's home and these prices are inclusive of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

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