This state bans Pan Masala for 1 year #coronavirusnewstolive - May 9, 2020 22 0 COMMENTS
Ranchi: The Jharkhand authorities on Friday banned 11 manufacturers of Pan Masala for one year.
A state authorities notification issued by well being secretary Nitin Kulkarni mentioned “41 samples of pan masalas of different brands including Rajni Gandha, Raj Niwas, Dilruba and others were collected from different districts for test and analysis during 2019-20.
All samples were found containing magnesium carbonate as ingredient. It is found that as per scientific research consumption of pan masala for years leads to acute hyper magnesia and sometimes leads to cardiac arrest. Magnesium carbonate is violation of Food Safety and Standards acts”.
The sale, hoarding, and shares are banned for a interval of 1 year. The merchandise embrace Pan Bahar, Shikhar, Pan Parag and others.
“Jharkhand government has taken a courageous step to ban Pan Masala. As per GATS 2 survey 38.9 per cent people of Jharkhand use tobacco products which is higher than national average. The ban will bring down the tobacco users in the state,” mentioned Deepak Mishra, a authorities official.
3,390 circumstances, 103 deaths in 24 hrs takes India tally to 56,342
Despite a whole bunch of districts mentioned to be corona free for someday, India on Friday recorded a surge within the variety of constructive circumstances taking its tally to 56,342 as Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Tripura and Delhi continued to pile up circumstances.
According to the Union Health Ministry of the whole circumstances, 37,916 are energetic whereas 1,886 individuals have misplaced their lives. There had been 3,390 individuals to examined constructive in simply 24 hours whereas 103 died in the identical time.
A complete of 16,593 have additionally recovered as India undergoes the third-phase of the nation-wide lockdown because the shutdown interval touched Day 45. A complete of 111 overseas nationals and one migrated affected person is included within the tally, mentioned the Health Ministry.
According to the ministry, Andaman-Nicobar, Arunachal Pradesh, Goa and Manipur stay corona-free whereas the quantity in Andhra Pradesh has elevated to 1,847, out of which 780 have been discharged from the hospital, and reached 38 have died.
As of Friday morning, the variety of COVID-19 constructive circumstances in Assam has elevated to 54, out of which 34 have been discharged from hospitals. So far, just one has succumbed to the illness. In West Bengal the determine has reached 1,548, 364 have been discharged and 151 have died up to now — the fatality charge has been excessive within the state.
The variety of constructive circumstances in Bihar has reached 550, of which 246 have been discharged. Five have died up to now. While, in Chandigarh, the virus-count has reached 135 out of which 21 had been discharged and one has died.
In Chhattisgarh, the whole tally has reached 59, of which 38 have been discharged. Whereas, in Dadra and Nagar Haveli just one COVID-19 case has been reported up to now.
Maharashtra continues to prime the tally with 17,974 circumstances and 694 fatalities, whereas 3,301 individuals had been cured within the state. It is adopted by Gujarat with 7,012 circumstances and 425 deaths and 1,709 recovered.
There are at the very least 5,980 circumstances within the nationwide capital with 1,931 recoveries and 66 deaths. Other states which noticed an elevated variety of circumstances are Tamil Nadu (5,409), Rajasthan (3,427), Madhya Pradesh (3,252) and Uttar Pradesh (3,071).
The COVID-19 rely in Haryana has reached 625, whereas 260 have been discharged. The state has reported seven deaths up to now. In Himachal Pradesh the determine has elevated to 46, 38 have been discharged, and two have died.
The variety of individuals contaminated with Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir has reached 793, of which 335 have been discharged and 9 have died.
As many as 132 circumstances have been reported in Jharkhand up to now — 41 had been discharged and three have died. The determine has reached 705 in Karnataka, 366 was discharged and 30 have died.
In Kerala, this determine has reached 530, with 474 been discharged from hospital and 4 have died. In Ladakh, the determine has gone as much as 42 by Friday morning whereas 17 have been discharged from the hospital.
There have been 12 circumstances in Meghalaya, 10 had been discharged and one has died. So far solely 1 case has been registered in Mizoram. There have been 219 circumstances in Orissa, 62 have been discharged. Two have died.
The variety of individuals contaminated with the virus in Puducherry is 9.
Meanwhile, 1,644 individuals have been reported to be affected by the virus in Punjab, out of which 149 have been discharged, 28 have died.
In Telangana the determine has reached 1,123, out of which 650 have been discharged and 29 have died.
The variety of corona victims in Tripura reached 65 by Friday morning, of which two have been discharged from the hospital up to now.
Uttarakhand has reported 61 COVID-19 circumstances, out of which 39 have been discharged and one has died.