THE INDIA RISE
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed to exercise caution over traffic movement in NCR districts. He said the restrain over movements in NCR districts can check the Covid spread. Presiding over a high-level Unlock review meeting here in Lok Bhawan on Thursday, he also directed to launch 10 days intensive surveillance drive on the lines on Pulse Polio drive in all the districts of Meerut division.
He said for the success of the drive, the gram panchayat and ward-wise medical screening teams should be set up for house-to-house screening. A total of 15,000 such teams should be constituted in Meerut division and if required the number of medical employees can be increased. 2 He said that the Covid Help Desk shall be an important link in breaking the Covid-19 infection chain. In view of this, the setting up of Covid Hep Desks in all the government and private institutions should be taken up on priority basis. The special care should be taken to provide infra-red thermometer and Pulse oximeter at the Covid help Desks and ensure availability of masks, gloves and sanitiser for the employees working on these desks.
The Chief Minister further directed to monitor the services of Covid and Non-Covid hospitals regularly. He also instructed that the required operations may be done in government and private hospitals and the patients treated after Covid-19 testing. The benefits of ambulance services should reach all the needy persons, he added. He said that the asymptomatic patients too should be admitted to Covid hospitals. It should be ensured that they have not other disease.
He also directed to keep functional one quarantine centre along with community kitchen in every district. He put emphasis on keeping police force free from infection and asked to take all necessary preventions.
The Chief Minister also asked to ensure all arrangements well in time for the next phase of foodgrain distribution drive. He said all the needy should get foodgrain in this drive. He directed to make adequate arrangements of sanitation in Rural and Urban areas.