Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, April 24
As a way to guarantee sufficient provide of medical oxygen to the critically sick sufferers, the Punjab Authorities has supplied 147 oxygen concentrators to the worst-hit districts of Malwa.
Chief Secretary Vini Mahajan, whereas chairing a gathering to evaluation the Covid state of affairs apart from provide and demand of medical oxygen, immediately directed the Well being and Household Welfare Division to make sure 100 per cent testing in micro-containment zones for early detection of Covid-19.
She instructed the division to make ‘104’ helpline useful around the clock for medical oxygen necessities within the state.
The Chief Secretary requested the division to make sure an entire ban on elective surgical procedures and oxygen-consuming industrial actions to sort out the unprecedented scarcity within the state.
The Chief Secretaryordered additional augmentation of medical oxygen provides to well being services and warned of stern motion towards these hoarding and diverting medical oxygen provides.
- The Chief Secretary held a separate assembly with senior officers to evaluation medical oxygen provides and procurement within the state
- She directed them to make sure optimum utilisation of accessible shares and observe up with the Centre/ states/businesses to obtain further provides