Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday confirmed that 4 folks, who just lately returned from the UK, have been discovered contaminated with the brand new coronavirus pressure.
Interacting with media individuals, Jain stated specialists are working to analyse the brand new pressure of the virus. He added that the Kejriwal authorities has performed all preparations for the roll-out of Coronavirus vaccine.
“Experts are nonetheless engaged on the brand new strains’ evaluation, to grasp its intricacies. LNJP Hospital presently has 38 optimistic sufferers who travelled to Delhi from worldwide places. Out of these, 4 have been contaminated with the brand new pressure. Nonetheless, I guarantee you that every one flights have been banned and no new circumstances have since then arrived. The ones who arrived earlier are being traced and examined and there’s no want to fret,” the minister stated.
LNJP and GTB hospital to be turned partially COVID
In the get up of lowering circumstances, LNJP and GTB hospital might be quickly become partially COVID and might be made obtainable to non-COVID sufferers. OPD and different companies to renew for non-COVID sufferers, Jain stated.
“The bed occupancy in the hospitals has reduced considerably. More than 85% of beds are available. In the wake of this, the Delhi Government has decided that GTB and LNJP hospitals which were fully COVID dedicated hospitals will soon be turned into partially COVID dedicated and made available to non-COVID patients. All departments and services including OPD will be resumed,” he stated
“COVID care centres didn’t see any sufferers for fairly a while, due to this fact it didn’t make sense to maintain them up and working,” the minister stated.
Night Curfew in Delhi on New Year eve
Satyendra Jain stated that the federal government has determined to impose night time curfew 11 PM – 6 AM on December 31 and January 1, to make sure nothing hampers the a lot managed state of affairs of the an infection in Delhi.
“The night time curfew might be applied from 11 PM until 6 AM on December 31 and January 1, to make sure that there are not any lapses which may result in a spike like earlier, now that there’s a much-controlled state of affairs of COVID in Delhi,” Jain stated.