Saturday, April 25, 2020

Lockdown Effect - Government decides to open shops in Gujarat 2020


  • Corona reaches 30 out of 33 districts of Gujarat, this fight will continue for two more months: Jayanti Ravi
  • Not a single case of corona has been reported in Amreli, Junagadh and Devbhoomi Dwarka
  • We cannot be free from this disease but we need to slow it down: Jayanti Ravi
  • 191 new cases, 15 deaths, 169 out of 191 cases and 14 out of 15 deaths in Ahmedabad
  • As the case escalates in Ahmedabad, Surat, strict enforcement in both the cities, lockdown is likely to be extended

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Government decides to open shops in Gujarat except mall complex from tomorrow


The Chief Minister has taken an important decision for the small and big shopkeepers and businessmen of the state. In all the districts of the state, tomorrow, Sunday. From April 26, all shops except malls and marketing complexes will be allowed to run their own businesses, said Ashwini Kumar, front secretary to the chief minister.

Following the announcement of the Government of India, the Chief Minister has announced this decision in the state. Concessions for doing business are subject to terms and conditions. Accordingly, the area in which the shop-business is permitted for business should be outside the containment area. The shop-business will have to keep 50 per cent of the regular staff of the business. Wearing masks and maintaining social distance will also be mandatory for shopkeepers. Containment areas declared by the local authority will be considered valid. The Chief Minister has also decided that 50 per cent of the staff in IT as well as ITES industries in Gujarat will be allowed to operate and if such industry is located outside the containment zone, such industries will also be allowed.

Corona infection spread to 30 districts of the state

Corona infection is spreading in Gujarat. Corona has reached 30 of the state’s 33 districts. Not a single case of corona has been reported in the three districts of the state - Amreli, Junagadh and Devbhoomi Dwarka. Giving updated details about corona, Principal Secretary Health Jayanti Ravi said that corona infection has spread in 30 districts of the state. The infection has not yet reached three districts. How the transition slows down is essential. The system is alert to slow down the transition. The fight will continue for another two months. People have contributed a lot. People with serious illness need to be saved. There is no need to spread false rumors and no need to panic. If everyone cooperates, we will be able to win the battle quickly.
Confusion among traders over Centre's circular, confusion over whether to open or close shop
Shopkeepers and showroom owners across the state are facing confusion due to the Home Ministry's late night guideline. Shopkeepers are confused as to whether to open or close the shop. All the shopkeepers within the boundaries of the corporation and within the boundaries of the municipality are confused. On the other hand, the police are also stopping the shopkeepers from leaving as they do not have enough information yet. The president of the Rajkot Chamber of Commerce said a meeting chaired by the chief minister would be held at 11 a.m. today. Trading industry will be started in Rajkot keeping in view the decision issued by the government. 

A total of 2817 positive patients, 127 deaths and 265 patients recovered in the state

As many as 191 new positive cases were reported in the state on Friday, bringing the total number of positive cases in the state to 2,817 while the death toll rose to 127 with the death of 15 more patients. On Friday 7 more patients recovered and went home and thus a total of 265 people have won the battle against Corona. Even on Wednesday, after Divya Bhaskar broke the news about the Gujarat government's negative plan to reduce the number of tests to reduce the number of positive cases of corona, the Gujarat government kept revealing all day that the number of tests would not decrease but would be 3000 according to the total capacity. There were less than 1500 tests in the last 24 hours. 

15 deaths in last 24 hours As of

Friday evening, only 1,438 tests have been conducted in the state in the last 24 hours, according to government figures. A total of 42,384 tests were conducted in the state on Thursday evening. The number was announced as 43,822 on Friday. So out of 43,822, 42,384 have been subtracted and 1438 tests have been done. In Gujarat, 14 people from Ahmedabad and 1 from Surat have died and a total of 127 people have fallen victim to corona in Gujarat. While 29 people are on the ventilator. On Friday 7 more patients recovered and went home and thus a total of 265 people have won the battle against Corona. 


Pregnant women will also undergo covid test. Pregnant women living in cluster containment areas in the state as well as labor camps run for laborers and women who have been shifted from hotspot district centers who are in labor or have no symptoms of maternity in the next five days. His Kovid-19 penance as a health care precaution Sani test is performed. He added that such tests would be conducted as per the guidelines of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).

CityPositive caseDeathDischarge
Ahmedabad182183113
Vadodara2231153
Surat  4621415
Rajkot 410012
Bhavnagar350518
Anand360213
Bharuch 290203
Gandhinagar 190211
Patan160111
Narmada120000
Panchmahal 150200
Banaskantha160001
Chhotaudepur110003
Kutch060101
Mehsana070002
Botad120100
Porbandar030003
Dahod 040000
Kheda 050001
Gir-Somnath030002
Jamnagar010100
Morbi 010000
Sabarkantha030002
Ocean90000
Aravalli 180100
Tapi010000
Valsad050100
Navsari010000
Dang010000
Surendranagar010000
Total2817127265