Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who on Saturday confirmed he had examined constructive for COVID-19, tweeted Sunday morning to say that he’s “fantastic” and to supply his reward for front-line staff within the conflict on coronavirus.
The Chief Minister additionally repeated his warnings from yesterday, when he urged individuals to comply with pointers, similar to social distancing and the usage of face masks.
“I’m fantastic, my buddies. The dedication of coronavirus warriors, who selflessly danger their lives, is praiseworthy. I salute all coronavirus warriors of the state,” Mr Chouhan tweeted from Bhopal’s Chirayu Hospital, the place he was admitted yesterday.
“Maintain two metres distance, wash your arms often and put on face masks – these are the most important weapons now we have to keep away from the coronavirus. I enchantment to all individuals – use these weapons for your self and your family members,” he mentioned.
“All of you watch out, keep secure and wholesome. That is what I pray to God,” Mr Chouhan added.
On Saturday Mr Chouhan had tweeted that he had examined constructive for the virus regardless of his finest efforts to keep away from an infection and warned that “just a bit carelessness invitations the coronavirus”.
Tweeting this morning Mr Chouhan mentioned that regardless of the specter of an infection there was “no must concern” and urged these displaying signs to get themselves examined.
“In case you are contaminated, there isn’t any must concern. Don’t cover signs however inform docs instantly, so therapy will be began. Well timed therapy will make you wholesome,” he mentioned.
Madhya Pradesh has almost 27,000 COVID-19 instances, of which greater than 7,600 are energetic and 799 are deaths linked to the virus.
India has recorded a surge in COVID-19 instances prior to now weeks, with over 45,000 new instances detected daily since July 23. The overall variety of confirmed coronavirus instances is quickly approaching 14 lakh; of those greater than 4.67 lakh are energetic instances and over 32,000 are deaths linked to the virus.
The spike in instances, coinciding with the staggered rest of lockdown pointers in non-containment zones of the nation, has propelled India to 3rd on the checklist of most affected nations.
Solely the USA (41.78 lakh instances) and Brazil (23.94 lakh instances) are worse off.