Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami on Saturday stated the federal government plans to mini-clinics throughout the state earlier than December 15. He stated the federal government plans to arrange 2,000 mini-clinics within the state with one physician, one nurse, and an assistant.
Addressing the District Collectors by means of video convention on the steps taken to stop the unfold of coronavirus within the state Palaniswami stated a sum of Rs 7,525.71 crore has been spent on coronavirus and associated aid measures.
In accordance with him, the per day coronavirus contaminated individuals has come right down to about 1,500 now within the state.
The an infection fee has come down owing to steps taken by the state like holding about 5.22 lakh fever camps- wherein about 2.79 crore individuals bought their check-up and about 11.46 lakh individuals had been detected to have fever- door-to-door temperature monitoring and different preventive measures like distribution of kabasurakudineer (a natural drink) in Covid-19 contaminated areas, Palaniswami stated.
In accordance with him, a complete of 1.18 crore individuals had been administered the RT-PCR checks within the state-the largest quantity within the country- and every day about 70,000 individuals are examined.
About 76 per cent of the RT-PCR checks had been carried out at authorities labs and at the same time as different states lowered the variety of checks carried out per carried out, the Tamil Nadu authorities continues to take care of the quantity, he stated.
Penalising those that violated authorities directions additionally lowered the an infection fee.
Palaniswami stated a complete of seven,77,616 individuals had been contaminated with coronavirus within the state and 754,826 individuals had been cured and 11,109 individuals are present process therapy within the state whereas the demise fee is 1.5 per cent.
He stated when Covid-19 was at peak, the federal government provided meals to eight,00,000 individuals every day by means of Amma Canteen and group kitchens had been opened and meals was distributed to poor.
The Chief Minister additionally stated three cell Amma Canteens have been pressed into service to distribute meals in areas the place there are poor.