According to the data, 56 passengers tested positive during the random tests out of over 6,000 passengers between December 24 and January 5.
The CDMOs have been directed to mobilise manpower from within the districts and alert the director of health services for additional manpower.
The Tiruchy International Airport on Monday issued stern warning to airlines operating in the Singapore route to ensure passengers flying to Tiruchy carry a valid RT-PCR negative certificate.
Health Minister Ma Subramanian on Sunday said that RT-PCR tests will be performed on all passengers flying in from covid hotspot countries like China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Japan.
The Centre advised the states and union territories to ensure the availability of Liquid Medical Oxygen, cylinders and other equipment like ventilators at hospitals.
On Thursday, a health team rushed to the school and collected samples of many students, of which 29 girls were found to be Covid positive.
Health facilities should ensure monitoring of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness (SARI) cases in all district hospitals and selected tertiary hospitals and undertake their RT-PCR test for Covid.
The High Court judge opined, “There is sufficient source of power to the state government to regulate the prices of RT-PCR tests.
Earlier today, the Maharashtra government held a meeting with BCCI's Acting CEO Hemang Amin in which key members of the Mumbai Cricket Association were also present.
The Centre on Monday revised its international travel advisory exempting Indian evacuees from pre-boarding RT-PCR test and uploading Covid vaccination certificates on the Air Suvidha portal.
The Centre said that multiple RAT booths must be set up in identified geographies and operationalised on a 24X7 basis to offer widespread testing and easier access to people.
The decision for the people visiting Rajasthan from the two states to have negative corona RT-PCR test reports was taken in a review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.