With this, 19 wards within town had been declared as containment zones as of Friday.
Bengaluru civic physique, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has declared two areas within town as novel containment zones within the past two days, owing to rising COVID-19 situations, an decent stated on Thursday.
Town incidentally saw six novel situations on Thursday taking the total situations to 256. Among these, 124 folk have recovered and one other 122 are unexcited being handled. Nine folk have succumbed to their comorbidities.
“Mallathahalli in Nagarbhavi 2nd stage has been declared a containment zone. This location in Jnanabharathi Ward quantity 129 below RR Nagar zone is being sealed down,” tweeted BBMP Commissioner BH Anil Kumar.
With this, 19 wards within town had been declared as containment zones as of Friday, where strict lockdown tips are imposed as in opposition to the relaxation of town.
Whereas Bommanahalli, West and South zones have 4 wards every with containment zones, East zone and Rajarajeshwari Nagar have three wards whereas Mahadevpura has one ward with containment zone respectively.
Kumar stated the civic physique is taking all measures to interrupt the chain of COVID-19 transmission. On Wednesday too, BBMP declared novel containment zones within town.
“With fresh situations reported from Jnanabharathi Nagar and Nagawara, BBMP has declared novel containment zones. Inspected Ward 23 and directed a entire seal down of Nagawara,” he stated.
Contact tracing within the containment zones is in progress. The civic physique crew barricaded Nagawara Ward 23 on the entry and exit parts.
In the period in-between, BBMP has also deputed three teams to gape into the complaints of returnees from in a foreign country and a form of states who selected to quarantine themselves in hotels at their very comprise expense.
“BBMP has build up 3 teams to gape into points raised by returnees in resort and hostel quarantine close to cleanliness, hygiene, meals preparations and a form of points,” Kumar stated.
He stated the teams could even contend with the complaints of hotels overcharging the quarantined returnees.
The commissioner shared a checklist of room tariffs well-liked by the civic physique which the hotels can charge the returnees.
Bengaluru Urban is grappling with the 2d top doubtless quantity of COVID situations within the declare at 122. It has also seen nine deaths, top doubtless in Karnataka.
(with IANS inputs)