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).
These teams will visit the hotspot areas in the states and ascertain the reasons for the surge of COVID-19 cases.
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.
These teams will help them in public health measures for targeted COVID response and management.
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Apart from these three states, the rest of the country accounts for only 23.5 per cent of the active COVID-19 cases.
At present, these two states alone are contributing to almost 70 percent of active COVID-19 cases in the country.