Thursday, June 17, 2021

Puducherry LG chairs review meeting on status of COVID management

A High Level weekly review meeting was held under the chairmanship of the Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan through Video Conference from Telangana.

She took the stock of the status of COVID management and the progress of Vaccination.

AIR correspondent reports, Lt. Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan appraised herself about the ongoing vaccination programme and the fall out of recent relaxations in lockdown.

She said that the safety normal needs to be drilled down without any let up in enforcement and regulation.

Health Secretary Dr Arun informed that Paediatrics Covid Committee had been set up in the wake of the perception that the anticipated third wave of Corona would affect children and steps have been taken to procure medical equipments for the treatment of children.

He also informed that another Vaccination Festival would be conducted for four days from June 16 to 19.

Chief Secretary Ashwani Kumar, Secretaries to the Government , police and Medical professional attended the meeting.

Meanwhile, Puducherry recorded 429 new Covid cases today. The test positivity rate is 4.68%.

The recovery rate increased to 92.99 % and the fatality rate stands at 1.49%.

So far 3,09,134 persons administered vaccination in the UT.

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