Bhopal : Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that fever clinics should be made ideal in the state so that during Corona crisis, any person can easily go there for health checkup and after that these clinics become good centers for treatment of all diseases. At present 1577 fever clinics are functioning in the state. They are being expanded gradually.
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that so far 04 lakh 78 thousand 247 migrant labourers / other labourers have been given job cards and given work under the Shram Siddhi Abhiyan launched for providing work to all labourers including every migrant labourer in the state has been done. 23 lakh 01 thousand 921 labourers have been given work under MNREGA in the state. Out of these 9 lakh 44 thousand 914 labourers have been engaged in water harvesting work. Madhya Pradesh has the highest number of labourers employed in MNREGA in the country.
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan was reviewing the situation and arrangements of Corona and employment to the labourers in the state today through VC. Health Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra, Chief Secretary Shri Iqbal Singh Bains, DGP Shri Vivek Johri, Additional Chief Secretary Health Shri Mohammad Suleman, Principal Secretary Medical Education Shri Sanjay Shukla were present on the occasion.
Doubling Rate 23 days, Recovery Rate 54.3 Percent
Additional Chief Secretary Health said that the Corona doubling rate of the state has been increased to 23 days, while that of the country is 16 days. The Corona recovery rate of Madhya Pradesh has been increased to 54.3 percent while the recovery rate of the country is 42.8 percent.
Analyze each death
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that for us each life is precious, every patient has to be saved. Analyze every single death from Corona.
Focus Every Street
In order to effectively prevent Corona infection in Indore and Ujjain districts, Health Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra directed that every street of these cities should be focused. We have to prevent Corona infection at all costs.
Javad Complete Lockdown
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed that in view of increasing cases of Corona in Javad area of Neemuch district, there should be total lockdown for the coming days.
Take Action on Sand Mafias
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed that strict action should be taken against sand mafias in Bhind district. Regarding the Corona, the collector said that there were 53 Corona infected patients in the district, out of which 12 have recovered and gone home. All the arrangements for treatment in the district are good.
Take Strict Action against Criminal Elements
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed that collectors should take strict action against goons, mafia and criminal elements. Keep a special watch on the law and order situation. The Dhar district review stated that there were 120 Corona infected patients in the district, out of which 105 have recovered and gone home. The recovery rate here is 87.5 percent. Instructions were given to pay special attention to contact tracing in districts. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan directed that the Dhar district should work with utmost care, so that the district can become infection free soon. D.G.P. instructed that road patrolling should be improved there.
Testing Capacity now 6 Thousand per Day
ACS Health Shri Suleman said that at present, our Corona testing capacity has reached 6 thousand tests per day. There are 20 Corona Testing Lab in the state. Last day, 3 thousand 805 samples of Corona were taken in the state. Chief Secretary Shri Bains gave instructions to increase Corona testing.