Bhopal. Reviewing the situation and arrangements of corona in the state through video conferencing, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan said that corona infection is rapidly decreasing in the state. There are less than 5 percent infection in 47 districts of the state.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, while discussing the recommendations of the ministerial groups through video conferencing in the ministry today, said that the six ministerial groups formed in connection with Kovid control have made very important recommendations. Management groups will be finalized after discussion and future strategies will be formulated and implemented immediately.
He said that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has said that the corona transition from the state has to be ended. Gradually life is to be normalized and the third wave has to be stopped. Also, health services have to be expanded, so that we can deal with any situation.
The recommendations made by the Group of Ministers will be decided by the disaster management groups. The Disaster Management Group is compulsorily meeting and deciding by 30 May. CM held a review meeting of control of corona infection through the VC with Ministers of the Kovid Core Group, Kovid Minister in charge of 52 districts including officials and officials in charge.
The Chief Minister directed that wherever infection increases even a little, action should be taken with strictness and promptness to control the infection. Aggressive testing should be done and each patient should be identified and start treatment immediately. Infection should be prevented by creating a container zone.
Health Minister Prabhuram Chaudhary, Chief Secretary Iqbal Singh Bains, Additional Chief Secretary Mohammad Suleman, Health Commissioner Akash Tripathi etc. were present in the meeting.
1854 new cases of Corona have come in the state. In the last 24 hours, 5796 patients have become healthy and now active cases have been 34322. The state’s weekly positivity rate is 3.6% and today’s positivity rate is 2.6%. The number of weekly new episodes is 18590. The state is ranked 19th in the country in terms of infection.
The Group of Ministers will suggest when and how the school will open
After the meeting, Home Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra said that the Chief Minister has seen the presentation of all ministerial groups. It has been decided to constitute a Group of Ministers to give suggestions on subjects related to education including when and how schools will open, how coaching will run. It includes school, higher, technical and medical education.
More than 100 new cases in three districts
More than 100 new cases have come in the three districts of the state. 526 new cases have come in Indore, 389 in Bhopal and 103 in Jabalpur. The weekly positivity of 5 districts of the state has been more than 5%. Indore’s weekly positivity is 7.6%, Bhopal’s 7.1%, Sagar’s 6.8%, Ratlam’s 5.2% and Anuppur’s weekly positivity is 5.6%.
Concern over increasing infection in Morena and Sheopur districts
Chauhan expressed concern over the increase in infection in Morena and Sheopur districts and directed that strict action should be taken to prevent infection there. More and more tests should be done. Micro Containment Zones should be created and effective implementation of Kil-Corona Campaign-4. Today’s positivity in Morena is 4% and there have been 48 new cases. Today’s positivity has increased to 8.2% in Sheopur district and there are 40 new cases. Both districts pay special attention.
Congratulations to Gwalior and Shivpuri districts on reduced infection
The Chief Minister congratulated the districts of Gwalior and Shivpuri for reducing the infection. The 7-day positivity rate in Gwalior is 2.9% and today’s positivity rate is 2.2%. There have been an average of 93 new episodes here. Similarly, 7-day positivity in Shivpuri district is 3% and an average of 44 new cases are coming there. Today’s positivity in Shivpuri is 1.9%.
No new episode in Agar Malwa
There is no new case in Agar-Malwa district today. At the same time, new cases have come up in Burhanpur, Harda and Shajapur districts. There are 2 new episodes in Khandwa district and three new episodes in Ashoknagar.