If we look at the 28 states, eight states have been noticed to have been posting an upward trajectory in daily new cases.
The Bahujan Samaj Party will contest Assembly polls in 4 states alone, BSP party chief and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati said on Monday (March 15).
Six states namely Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu have continued to report a surge in the COVID daily cases
Among these six, Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases followed by Kerala
Six states have continued to report a surge in COVID- 19 cases, according to the data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday (March 8).
Among states, Maharashtra continues to remain the worst affected followed by Kerala.
The need for effective testing, comprehensive tracking, prompt isolation of positive cases, and quick quarantine of close contacts are strongly advised by the Ministry of Health.
After more than a 10-day rally, the Petrol prices across India have reached Rs 100 per litre in many states while LPG gas is retailing close to Rs 820 per cylinder in the national capital.
BJP leaders including PM Modi, party president Jagat Prakash Nadda, Home Minister Amit Shah and many more will meet and decide on names of candidates for the upcoming polls in 4 states and one UT.
West Bengal, Puducherry, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Assam are all set to go into Assembly elections in April-May, 2021.