India does no longer look forward to worst case situation that has evolved in lots of evolved nations because of the coronavirus pandemic, Union Well being Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan mentioned lately.
“We don’t look forward to worst case situation in our nation like many different evolved nations however we nonetheless have are ready the entire nation to stand the worst,” mentioned Mr Vardhan in Delhi whilst interacting with Well being Ministers and senior officers of northeast states at the present COVID-19 state of affairs by means of video conferencing.
Mr Vardhan mentioned that the placement in India is bettering because it fights in opposition to COVID-19.
“Our fatality price is still round 3.Three consistent with cent and the restoration price has climbed as much as 29.Nine consistent with cent. Those are superb signs. The doubling price for the final Three days has been about 11 days, for final 7 days it’s been 9.Nine days,” he mentioned.
“We have now devoted 843 hospitals completely for COVID-19 sufferers” remedy, that have about 1,65,991 beds in it for a similar. Around the nation, there are 1, 991 devoted COVID-19 well being centres that have 1, 35, 643 beds. Those beds come with isolation in addition to ICU beds,” he added.
Mr Vardhan mentioned that the Well being Ministry is regularly coordinating with the states and tracking the information each day.
“There are 7, 645 quarantine centres around the nation. We have now disbursed 69 lakhs N-95 mask were to quite a lot of state governments. A complete of 32.76 lakhs PPEs were disbursed to state governments through the centre. We began from one checking out lab in Pune and now now we have over 453 labs within the nation,” he mentioned.
“The day gone by night time we evaluated the information from quite a lot of states and located that simplest 0.38 consistent with cent of the sufferers had been at the ventilators. 1.88 consistent with cent requiring oxygen toughen and a couple of.21 consistent with cent had been on ICU beds,” he added.