The daily coronary infection in the state has exceeded 20,000. Infections have not diminished since the ban was imposed. The highest prevalence is in Kolkata. Several containment zones have already been set up in Kolkata. Even then the number of containment zones in Kolkata was increased due to the spread of the infection. In one fell swoop, the number of containment zones in Kolkata almost doubled.
Earlier, there were 29 containment zones in Kolkata. However, due to the escalation of the Corona situation, the Kolkata Municipality has increased it to 44.
The newly created areas of contentment zones are:
Boroughs 12 and 10. These two boroughs have the highest number of containment zones. 11 and 10 containment zones have been declared in these boroughs respectively. In terms of numbers, it is followed by 18 numbers. Five containment zones have been declared here. Besides, four containment zones have been declared in boats numbered 3, 4 and 6. Besides, three containment zones have been declared in Borough No. 14, two in Borough No. 9 and one in Borough No. 4. A few days ago the graph of corona infection went down a bit. That is why the number of containment zones was reduced a lot. But, then the infection has gone up again.
On the other hand, many hospital services have already been disrupted due to the infection. More than a thousand workers in Kolkata Municipality are affected. As a result, the work of the municipality is being disrupted. Due to the infection, birth and death certificates have been stopped in Kolkata Municipality for the time being. However, many are recovering and returning to work. As a result, it may take another week and a half for the service of Kolkata Municipality to return to normal, said Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim.