Chandigarh, August 6
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday urged cured COVID-19 sufferers to encourage folks to take precautions in opposition to catching an infection moderately than fearing the illness.
The chief minister additionally appealed to the cured COVID-19 sufferers to donate their plasma for therapy of others.
“All COVID-19 survivors ought to encourage folks to take correct precautions in opposition to the illness moderately than fearing it,” he mentioned.
He made the attraction whereas chairing a gathering of the Disaster Administration Group (CMG), comprising officers of assorted departments, to evaluation the COVID-19 standing in Haryana, an official assertion mentioned.
It mentioned the chief minister was apprised of the free COVID-19 check facility made accessible lately in all civil hospitals of the state and an individual can name up toll-free numbers 108 or 1075 for assortment of the check pattern for the illness.
Within the CMG meet, the CM was additionally advised that SMSs are being despatched to COVID-19 survivors for plasma donation and to date 338 folks have come ahead for it.
A complete of 32,000 out of practically 39,000 contaminated folks have been cured from the an infection within the state.
Within the CMG meet, the chief minister was additionally knowledgeable that as a part of the Unlock three course of, a particular marketing campaign is being run to encourage folks to put on masks and cling to social distancing norms. It’s being executed by way of commercials on the automobiles of City Native Our bodies Division and erecting over 900 hoardings on site visitors intersections.
Extra Chief Secretary Rajeev Arora of the Well being and Household Welfare Division knowledgeable the chief minister that besides in Gurgaon, Faridabad, Sonepat and Rewari districts, the variety of COVID-19 sufferers in different districts is below management.
Director Normal of Police Manoj Yadava advised the assembly that throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the policemen have been dedicatedly performing their duties as ‘corona warriors’, risking their lives.
He mentioned the speed of policemen contracting an infection in Haryana is decrease than these in different states.
He mentioned to date, 587 policemen, amounting to 1.14 per cent of the overall pressure, have been contaminated, and their restoration price is 65 p.c.
To this point three policemen have died of COVID-19, the DGP mentioned.
The chief minister requested officers to open at the least one COVID-19 testing laboratory in every district, the place testing must be performed by way of RT-PCR (Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Response) methodology as a substitute of antigen testing.
On this, Extra Chief Secretary Alok Nigam of the Medical Schooling Analysis Division mentioned at current there are 16 COVID-19 testing labs, out of which 11 are in authorities hospitals and 5 in personal hospitals. Apart from, this 10 extra labs can be opened quickly.
Khattar requested officers to make sure free pick-and-drop ambulance facility for folks requiring exams.
He was additionally apprised by officers that at current, below the inter-state transport providers, about 150 buses of Haryana Roadways are being run for Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.
The chief minister mentioned it must be ensured that each passenger within the bus wears masks and sanitizes his or her fingers. No individual must be allowed to journey whereas standing within the bus, he mentioned.
Director Normal Amit Agrawal of the City Native Our bodies Division knowledgeable the chief minister that the variety of electrical crematoriums is being elevated in cities and work has been allotted to ascertain 14 such crematoriums.
At current, further 11 crematoriums have been constructed within the premises of present crematoriums, he mentioned.
The officers who participated within the CMG meet additionally included Chief Secretary Keshni Anand Arora and Extra Chief Secretary (Residence Division) Vijai Vardhan. PTI