100 children among 986 new Covid cases in Bhopal

16-01-2022

  • 40 cops, including 2 ACP and DCP’s son, found positive

Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
The infection is increasing at double the speed in the capital Bhopal. 986 new infected have been found in 24 hours. In this, 40 policemen have been found positive in a day. At the same time, more than 100 children have also been affected. The maximum number of cases in the city are being reported in Kolar. Around 350 new patients were found here on Saturday. Right now the number of active cases has reached 4 thousand 761. 189 patients have been cured.
On Saturday, more than 150 policemen got corona tested in different areas. In this, the report of about 40 police personnel has come positive. Most of them have symptoms of cold and cough. Who are currently in home isolation at home. At the same time, for those who do not have the facility of home isolation, Covid Care Center has been started in the 7th Battalion Hospital. With this, the number of infected policemen in the city has reached close to 100.
Among the cops found infected are two ACPs of traffic. Besides, the son of a DCP is also positive. In view of large number of policemen getting infected, the strictness is being done at police stations.
More than 100 children are also included in the new infected. In fact, due to the symptoms of cold and flu, people are delaying in getting the corona test done. In such a situation, all the members of the family are getting affected.

Most cases in Kolar
According to the SDM area of the city, the maximum number of cases are being met from the Kolar SDM area. Around 350 new infected have been found here on Friday. After this, positives are being found in Govindpura and Bairagarh.

84 corona infected hospitalized
So far 1 lakh 29 thousand 898 people have been infected with corona in the city. Out of these, 1 lakh 24 thousand 130 have also been cured. At present the number of active patients is 4 thousand 761. Of these, 4 thousand 645 are in home isolation. At the same time, 1007 people have lost their lives due to Corona.

Covid positive mother gave birth to negative girl
Covid positive mother gave birth to a daughter at Bhopal's Hamidia Hospital. The baby girl is covid negative. When Babita, 30, of Shivnagar had labor pain on the morning of January 12, the family reached Indira Gandhi Gas Relief Hospital. Due to a cold and cough, her corona test was done here. As the report came positive, she was asked to take her to Sultania, but the family brought Babita to Hamidia. Thinking that the mother's milk is necessary for the girl child, the family did not take her home. At present the mother is in the ICU and the child is in a separate ward on the same floor.