Uttarakhand has administered the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine to its entire eligible population three months ahead of target, Pushkar Singh Dhami said.
Irrespective of where they sit, the members will be considered a part of the state Assembly despite their presence in different rooms.
Government and private schools which were opened for classes nine and 10 have been asked to strictly follow the Covid standard operating procedure.
It has been 72 weeks on July 31, 2021 since the first Covid-19 case surfaced in Uttarakhand on March 15, 2020.
On arrival in Uttarakhand, tourists now have to produce a negative COVID test report not older than 72 hours.
The institutions also added that Covid-19 testing should be ramped up and all medical facilities ranging from primary health centres to district hospitals must be prepared.
The districts of Bageshwar, Champawat, Haridwar, Dehradun and Udham Singh Nagar recorded a test positivity rate of below 5% in the past week.
As per the Uttarakhand Health Department, the most common coronavirus variant in the samples has been found to be SARS-CoV-2.
Uttarakhand CM Tirath Singh Rawat said conducting the Chardham Yatra amid the raging COVID pandemic is not possible.
The Uttarakhand government data shows the second Covid wave has hit the younger population harder, with 40% deaths being reported of those below the age of 50 years.
The mela administration claimed that approximately 17.31 lakh devotees had taken the holy dip in the Ganga till 10 am.
On Thursday total number of active cases reached 5042 in Uttarakhand with 782 new cases.
The officials of the institution have asked the students not to return from home to hostels till further orders.
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The letter was written to state chiefs of the two groups citing crowd menace and traffic management among other issues and requesting deployment of volunteers.
Persons above 65 years of age, those with co-morbidities, pregnant women and children below 10 are advised to travel only in unavoidable circumstances, the advisory said.