With the growing number of covid patients day by day in state, Uttar Pradesh government has decided to establish 10 oxygen plants for unabated supply of oxygen to the hospitals. A team of DRDO officials will help the state administration in this task. On the other hand Hindustan aeronautics limited will help state administration in preparing a new all facility covid hospital in Lucknow. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that state government is making all efforts to provide medical facilities to the covid patients.
State government has asked food security and medicines department to keep an eye over the oxygen supply in different hospitals and said that there is no dearth of oxygen in state. A 24/7 control room has been made active for this purpose and officials will review the stock daily.
Chief Minister has asked to ensure availability of remdesivir injection in state. He said that there is no shortage of this injection. State minister Atul Garg will monitor the availability and stock of the injection.CM said that Number of Dedicated covid hospitals will be increased in all districts of state.L2 and L3 level hospitals will also be increased.
Meanwhile, State will go for a 35 hour complete closure from today’s evening 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. morning on Monday. this is being done to control the spread of virus further. During this period only emergency services, sanitization work and awareness campaign will continue although pre-scheduled exams will take place and industrial units will also work as usual.