Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday addressed a presser on the Covid scenario within the nationwide capital saying that circumstances proceed to rise and nobody is aware of when the height of the present wave of coronavirus will come, subsequently, we have to be ready for the worst and stay a step forward of the pandemic.
Talking concerning the availability of the beds within the hospitals, Kejriwal mentioned throughout the earlier peak in November, the central authorities organized round Four,100 beds however this time when the circumstances are a lot greater, they’ve given them just one,800 beds. The chief minister acknowledged that the Centre has all the time helped the Delhi authorities throughout pandemic occasions and urged to extend the variety of beds in Centre-run hospitals.
Kejriwal mentioned he has requested Union Well being Minister Dr Hash Vardhan to order no less than 50 per cent of beds for Covid sufferers in premier institutes like AIIMS, others.
The Chief Minister additionally apprised concerning the availability of medical oxygen provide and Remdisivir drug including the federal government is having a scarcity of each.
Kejriwal assured strict motion in opposition to those that are present in unethical practices or black advertising and marketing of Remdesivir.
Addressing the problem of what some labs are taking Three-Four days for sending outcomes of corona exams, Kejriwal mentioned many labs within the metropolis are taking exams greater than their capability, inflicting a delay in sending reviews. He warned and guaranteed motion in opposition to such labs that aren’t promising take a look at ends in 24 hours.
Arvind Kejriwal additionally mentioned strict motion can be taken in opposition to hospitals which might be faking info on the supply of beds.
“We’ll maintain a detailed eye on the scenario for some days. If the scenario deteriorates, we’ll take no matter step is required to save lots of your lives,” Kejriwal added.