Eight New COVID-19 Cases Reported Locally

Brenda Watkins
April 6, 2021

The expanded eligibility comes as over 1.7 million people in New Jersey have been fully vaccinated, marking 38% progress to a goal of 4.7 million fully vaccinated adults by June 30, Murphy wrote.

"Various inputs have been received from different sources that in some of the COVID-19 vaccination centres (CVCs), some ineligible beneficiaries are being registered as HCWs and FLWs and are getting vaccinated in complete violation of the prescribed guidelines", Bhushan said. There are 704 COVID-19 patients in hospitals in Monday's report, compared to 621 patients on Monday, March 29.

A Driftwood man in his 90s and a San Marcos man in his 60s died of COVID-19, the Hays County Local Health Department announced Monday.

The statement puts the number of hospitalized patients at 318 people, 96 of whom are in intensive care.

"All of the measures that can control COVID-19 are the best measures to deal with the variants".

"The variants are not dissimilar to the rest of COVID-19".

There are 8,490 active cases of COVID-19 in the province, with 11,989 people under public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

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The White House said that the president had been receiving updates about the incident as investigation progresses. Fortification of the Capitol was strengthened following the January 6 riot, but was recently eased.

The Texas Department of State Health Services reported there have been 2,404,297 Texans diagnosed with COVID-19 and 47,749 fatalities as of Monday. Those figures were provisional and have since been confirmed as 1,074 cases over April 1 to 2 and 1,077 cases over April 2 to 3. Of those, 588 are now active.

He said that all samples are being sent to Delhi to test the new variants of Covid-19.

Health officials have pointed to emerging evidence that on top of being easier to spread, B.1.1.7 and P.1 can cause more severe illness, including in younger people.

"This issue was discussed with state representatives and domain knowledge experts in the NEGVAC meeting today, and as per the recommendation of National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC), it has been decided that no fresh registrations in categories of HCWs and FLWs will be allowed with immediate effect".

The five states with the most vaccines given out are Selangor with 106,660 doses, followed by Perak (81,171 doses), Sarawak (80,879), Sabah (73,125) and the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur (71,562).

Hernandez said she is scheduled to return to the same clinic for a second shot of the Pfizer vaccine in three weeks. The DSHS estimates that Hays County has a population of 183,380 who are 16 years or older.

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