Uttar Pradesh Produces Record 177 Lakh Litre Of Sanitiser Since March 24
By producing a record 177 lakh litre of sanitiser since March 24, the Uttar Pradesh government has registered a whopping net income of Rs 137 crore from the sales. According to official data, 87.01 lakh litre of the total quantity of sanitiser was sold within the state while 78.38 litre was sold to other states/UTs. Besides, the government had capped the prices of the sanitiser at Rs 100 per 200 ml pack.
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, sanitizers, Covid-19
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
COVID-19 Stays Active For More Hours Than Influenza Virus: Report
A medical study has revealed that the novel coronavirus can survive upto 9 hours on human skin, seven hours more than the Influenza A Virus. The Journal Clinical Infectious Diseases' study also indicated that the viruses' survival rate was lesser on the skin than other surfaces such as glass and plastic. Besides, it asserted that hand sanitizers could catalyze the inactivation of the viruses. The study stressed on frequent hand-washing.
Tags: Covid-19, World Health, Coronavirus, sanitizers
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Schools in Cambodia Reopen after 6 Months
The schools in Cambodia reopened on September 7 after six months due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Hang Chuon Naron, the Education Minister, said that schools should abide by all the guidelines set forward by the Ministry of Health. He further stated that no faculties or students having body temperature of more than 37.5 degrees Celsius will be permitted to enter the school premises.
Tags: Coronavirus, Schools Reopen, cambodia, sanitizers, masks
Courtesy: ANI News