LIVE: Telangana Lockdown Extension News Update: A Cabinet meeting led by Telangana CM KCR will take decision on Telangana Lockdown Extension. Here are all the LIVE UPDATES on Telangana Lockdown Extension News:-
– On May 30, Telangana government had extended the lockdown for 10 more days in the State. The daily relaxation period extended from 6 am to 1pm.
Cabinet meeting has resolved to continue Telangana lockdown for another 10 days and daily relaxation has been extended from 6 am to 1 pm
Limited revival of economic activity is also consented. Guidelines will be issued soon
— KTR (@KTRTRS) May 30, 2021
– Meanwhile, Covid-19 vaccination gathered momentum in Telangana as more than 1.65 lakh people received the doses on Monday. A total of 1,66,818 people were vaccinated till 9 p.m. on Monday. They include 1,54,208 people received first dose. Another 12,355 were given second dose. Among those who got first jab, the highest number of beneficiaries (1,28,460) were aged 18-44 years. This is the first time that the number of people in the 18-44 year age group who received the vaccine in a single day crossed one lakh. Most of the beneficiaries in 18-44 age group were covered under the special drive for high risk groups.
– Around 2.75 crore people in the state are eligible for vaccine. Thus the total requirement is 5.5 crore (two doses per person). Nearly 20 per cent of the target beneficiaries have at least received first dose. Around 2.22 crore people are yet to receive first dose.
– The Covid vaccination in the state had resumed in the last week of May after a gap of nearly three weeks.