CM Chouhan talks about preventive measures to stop third wave

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that such efforts should be made in the state so that the third wave of Corona may not come. In Kill-Corona Campaign-4, more and more tests should be done contact tracing and micro containment areas should be made. The work of identifying each patient and providing free medical kits to them should continue uninterruptedly.

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that public participation is the key to control of corona. Crisis management groups of villages, towns and cities should work proactively. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that out of 22 thousand 813 gram panchayats in the state, 20 thousand 565 gram panchayats are corona free.

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan was reviewing the condition and arrangements of the corona in the state through video conferencing from the Mantralaya. Health Minister Shri Prabhuram Chaudhary, Chief Secretary Shri Iqbal Singh Bains, Additional Chief Secretary Shri Mohammad Suleman were present in the meeting.

Conduct study in relation to the third wave

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed to examine the studies in the country and the world in relation to the third wave of Corona. Discuss with the experts and prepare accordingly. Health services should be continuously improved.

1977 new cases

1977 new cases have come in the state. The state’s weekly positivity rate is 4% and today’s positivity rate is 2.8%. In the last 24 hours, 6888 patients have recovered and the number of active patients has come down to 38327.

More than 100 new cases in only two districts

More than 100 new cases have come in the two districts of the state, Indore and Bhopal. There have been 533 new cases in Indore and 409 in Bhopal. Apart from this, there are more than 50 cases in three districts Jabalpur (99), Sagar (96) and Gwalior (51).

Less than 5 percent positivity rate in 46 districts

46 districts of the state have less than 5% positivity rate. Weekly positivity rates in six districts is Indore (8.1%), Bhopal (7.7%), Sagar (7%), Ratlam (6.1%), Anuppur (6.6%) and Rewa (5.2%).

Congratulations to Khargone district

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan congratulated the entire team of Khargone district for effectively controlling the corona infection in Khargone district. Today’s positivity rate is 2.1% and 25 new cases have been found. The situation is also better in Neemuch. Today’s positivity rate is 3.7% and 19 new cases were reported. Corona has been controlled well in Barwani district. The weekly positivity rate here is 0.7% and todays positivity is 0.6%. There are eight new cases. In Dhar district also the infection is controlled, with a weekly positivity rate of 3.9%.

2500 injections received, allotment of 6100

For the treatment of black fungus in the state, allotment of 6100 Amphotericin-B injections has been approved and 2500 injections have been received. Injections are being sent to each district of the state. Along with this, its tablets are also being received. There are currently 1061 patients of this disease in the state.

Pranayama strengthens lungs

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that lungs are strengthened by pranayama. The Health Department should arrange to provide Yoga and Pranayama training to all interested persons in collaboration with the Department of AYUSH. At present, yoga training is being imparted in home isolation and covid care centers etc. under the program ‘Yoga se Nirog’.