Hyderabad ought to be positioned below lockdown as soon as once more to sluggish the unfold of coronavirus, a staff of medical specialists has beneficial and a choice can be taken in three to 4 days, Telangana Chief Minister Ok Chandrashekar Rao stated on Sunday.
“Medical and well being departments made proposals that the re-imposition of lockdown in Hyderabad is sweet. However re-imposition of lockdown can be a really main resolution. Authorities equipment and other people ought to be made prepared for this,” an official assertion from the Chief Minister’s Workplace quoted Mr Rao as saying.
“Allow us to look at the state of affairs keenly for 2 to 3 days. If want be, cupboard can be convened to debate proposals for the lockdown, options and different associated points and a choice can be taken,” he added.
The announcement comes after a high-level overview assembly on Sunday on containment of COVID-19 and therapy out there for the sufferers, technique to be carried out in future and different associated points. Medical and Well being Minister Etela Rajender, Municipal Administration Minister KT Rama Rao, and medical doctors attended the assembly.
“In comparison with the nationwide common, the dying price in Telangana state is much less. There isn’t any want for worry. Crucial therapy is given to constructive sufferers. We’ve saved hundreds of beds prepared in each authorities and personal hospitals and faculties. Sufferers who’re in important circumstances are handled in hospitals. Asymptomatic sufferers are given therapy at their properties,” Well being Minister Rajender advised information company ANI.
A number of medical and well being officers and medical specialists are asking for an additional 15-day lockdown below the Higher Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC) limits, the minister stated.
There are 13,436 confirmed COVID-19 instances in Telangana together with and 243 deaths, based on the Union Well being Ministry.