One hospital in each division identified for treatment of Corona patients
Thursday - March 26, 2020 11:11 pm , Category : MADHYA PRADESH
People should give full priority to isolation
CM Chouhan directs officials
Bhopal 26 March 2020: The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed the officials of the Public Health and Family Welfare department that necessary arrangements should be made by specially authorizing the main Medical Colleges and other Private Hospitals for controlling and treatment of Coronavirus. Under these arrangements, facilities are being increased for patients in Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Sagar, Rewa including other medical colleges along with R. D. Gardi Medical College of Ujjain and in some major hospitals of Bhopal. The Bhopal Memorial Hospital has also been entrusted with the responsibility. Chouhan urged the common people that they should take necessary measures by being careful and not to panic about Corona. He instructed the officials to pay attention on disease control.
Citizens should follow rule of sufficient distance
Appreciating the cooperation of common people in the lock down, the Chief Minister said that prevention from the disease can be ensured in family, colonies and city by maintaining sufficient distance. He mentioned that masks and sanitsiers are being used as precautionary measures. The Chief Minister stated that the common people need to be constantly vigilant in this regard.
Numbers of volunteers should be increased
The Chief Minister Chouhan has instructed that if the number of patients increases even after the complete efforts of the disease control, arrangement of ventilators should be made in the hospitals according the requirement. It was informed in the meeting that presently, necessary arrangements are being made in the hospitals run by the government and private sector and new ventilators are also being arranged.
PPE kits are being sent to districts
Chouhan sought information as regard to the works being carried out in hospitals at district level for controlling and prevention of disease. The Commissioner Food and Drug Administration Faiz Ahmed Kidwai has informed that 3 layer masks, PPE kits etc. are being arranged and supplied to districts for common people. Along with this, supply of these items is also being ensured upto village level.
At the meeting, the Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains asked the departments to ensure compliance of directives issued by the Union Government to control the coronavirus.
Several departments are active
At the meeting ,the Officers informed about the efforts being made to control the disease. The Principal Secretary Public Health and Family Welfare Pallavi Jain Govil and Principal Secretary Medical education Sanjay Shukla informed about the medical arrangements made in the District Hospitals and Medical Colleges. The Principal Secretary Urban Administration Sanjay Dubey briefed about the information-display arrangement by special poster, made in connection to the affected people. Dubey said that daily monitoring of disease is being done and constant appeal is being made to people to avoid contact and concertate on isolation. Window to News