COVID-19: Agra District Administration in a Repair Over Taj Mahal Reopening

The Agra district administration is in a dilemma whether or not to permit reopening of the Taj Mahal from Monday or watch for some extra days to permit the unfold of COVID-19 to achieve safer limits.

The Union Ministry of Tradition in a directive final week introduced reopening of ASI protected properties from July 6, with SOPs and safeguards in place. The choice to reopen the Taj Mahal is anticipated to be taken by the district administration later within the night.

However, consultants really feel that the state of affairs in Agra continues to be alarming. The variety of containment zones has gone as much as 68. With 15 contemporary instances within the final 24 hours, the tally of COVID-19 within the metropolis is now 1,282. The variety of discharged is 1,053, whereas the demise toll is 90. Well being division officers have mentioned that the restoration price was 82.04 per cent.

In neighbouring Mathura district, there have been 16 contemporary instances, whereas in Kasganj, 33 new instances have alarmed the district officers.

Agra district officers have mentioned the house to residence survey for the well being standing of relations has already began, with 1,722 groups placed on the job. The random survey must be accomplished inside 10 days.

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