Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath said today that the migrants are coming back in large numbers hence the there is a need to enhance quarantine capacity in the state. He said the community kitchen system should be strengthened further for proper food arrangements for migrants. He also called upon to ensure cleanliness and security at quarantine centres/ shelter homes. It should be ensured that no one is hungry.
The Chief Minister directed that all the nursing homes of the state shall provide health services while following the preventive protocol for Covid-19. He asked to ensure proper supply of PPE kits, N-95 masks and sanitisers in all the hospitals. Availability of ventilators should be ensured in all districts. Also, the number of Covid hospitals should be increased and the L-1, L-2 and L-3 Covid hospitals should have a combined capacity of one lakh beds. While directing to ramp up Covid testing, the CM said that Chief Minister Helpline should be in regular touch with the Covid patients to get their well being. Increase in pool testing should also be ensured.