aipur, July 4. Health Minister Dr Raghu Sharma said that the health department has developed the capacity of conducting more than 41,000 tests per day and soon more than 50,000 tests per day will be conducted in the State.
Health Minister said that when the State’s first corona case came to light, the sample was sent to Pune laboratory for testing. In the leadership of the Chief Minister, today capacity has been developed to conduct more than 41,450 tests per day. He said soon the State will achieve the capacity to conduct more than 50,000 tests per day. He said, “The State has made all arrangements at all the places to fight the corona.”
Dr Sharma said that because of the better arrangements of the government the recovery ratio of corona positive has reached 80%. Out of total 19,256 cases in the State, 15,352 have recovered and have gone home. He said that people are recovering soon at the institutional quarantine centres made by the government and through home quarantine.
Health Minister said that increasing the testing facility has benefitted in recovery. He said that people with high risk and elderly people have been identified as hot spot, along with total vigilance is being kept on them. He said that so far, samples of around 9 lakh people have been taken. The entire attention of the government is on sampling so that corona does not spread.
He said that corona is being including in the school curriculum so that coming generation could become aware of it.