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As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, large gatherings should be avoided during the ceremony, the ministry said in a press release. It is important to follow the guidelines for Covid-19. According to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Friday, the number of infected people has risen to 4,42,23,557 due to the arrival of 16,561 new Covid-19 cases in the country. 1,23,535 people have been treated.
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According to the figures released by the ministry at 8 am, the death toll in the country rose to 5,26,928, with 49 deaths due to the infection. In this list of 49 deaths, the figures were reconciled to include 10 people who died of the infection in Kerala.
The Home Ministry has asked government departments and educational institutions to conduct plantation programs to create awareness for environmental protection.
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