Uttarakhand Government is likely to appoint at least 500 doctors in the next couple of days for corona tests and evaluation. So far 2,100 doctors are working in the state. At least 314 specialist doctors have been selected through the state’s medical selection board. Another batch of 167 doctors has also been selected through interviews. The state is in need of an estimated 5,000 nurses from the present availability of 1,500.
According to Health Department officials of Uttarakhand all possible steps are being taken to fight corona in the state.