Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that 1,391 Fever Clinics have started functioning in all districts of the State where health check-up on 42,151 people has already been conducted. Of these, 30,555 people have been advised home isolation and samples of 6,050 people have been taken for Corona test.
Chouhan reviewed the Corona situation and arrangements through video conferencing at Mantralaya on Thursday. Health Minister Narottam Mishra, CS Iqbal Singh Bains, DGP Vivek Johari and ACS Health Mohammad Suleman were present.
The Chief Minister said that health check-up and treatment will be easier through Fever Clinics. These clinics would be set up in every locality and ward gradually. They will be government and private as well. Anyone can visit these clinics for health check-up and medical advice. Besides, the arrangements for free test and treatment of Corona in government and designated hospitals will continue as earlier.
It was informed that total 9,617 Corona tests have been conducted in Gwalior district of which only 83 tested positive that is less than one percent. All patients are in good condition. Directives were given for opening of markets and night restrictions as per the guidelines.
During review of Morena district it was informed that out of 58 Corona patients, 25 patients have returned home after recovery. Rest of patients are in good condition. It was directed to take all precautionary measures to check spread of Corona virus.
Chief Minister Chouhan said that as per the guidelines, outside of infected areas, maximum 25 persons from bride and groom side each are permitted to attend marriages. However, wedding ceremonies and marriage parties will not be permitted. FIR will be registered in case of violation of the rule.
It was informed that in a marriage party the bride was infected at Jatkhedi in Bhopal and 35 members of the marriage party have been quarantined.