Plasma therapy involves injecting blood-component plasma extracted from a cured coronavirus patient into a positive case for treatment.
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Also, however belatedly, the Delhi government has attached 77 banquet halls for COVID-19 treatment that will help set up 11,229 beds to further ramp up medical infrastructure to deal with the Covid-19 situation in the city.
Kejriwal said that over 5,300 beds were occupied in the hospitals on June 12, which have now increased to 6,200.
No Delhi lockdown is being planned, says CM Arvind Kejriwal amid rise in Covid-19 cases.
In a major development in terms of coronavirus spread in Delhi, it has been reported that lockdown may be imposed once again
The L-G, who is also the Chairman of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), said in his order on Monday that “treatment should not be denied to any patient on grounds of being a non-resident”.
The Delhi LG Anil Baijal has said that treatment cannot be denied to anyone on grounds of not being a resident of Delhi.
The Delhi Chief Minister also has a history of diabetes and is reportedly on insulin and other medication.
The Delhi CM said that in 15 days, cases went up by 8,500 but only 500 people were admitted in hospitals.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that arrangements will be done for the migrants, irrespective of the fact that they want to stay or leave.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday sought suggestions from the city residents on lockdown relaxations after that date.
Kejriwal said in case there is not sufficient space in the house, the patients were shifted to Covid-19 care centre where they can stay for 14 days.
The idea was considered at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday, the sources said. They said that Excise Commissioner Ravi Dhawan has been directed to prepare a detailed report on it. Modalities are yet to be finalised, they added.
The lockdown, imposed from March 24, has been extended till May 17.
Speaking to the media, Kejriwal also said that no other relaxation will be given to the city till May 3 — lockdown deadline.
Earlier, on April 19, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had said there will be no relaxation in the lockdown due to the coronavirus in the national capital as all the 11 districts are hotpots.
The satisfactory results of convalescent plasma therapy in COVID-19 treatment will help in saving a lot of lives not only in the national capital but across the country.
A day after recording the highest single-day spike in the novel coronavirus cases, the number of cases climbed to 7447 on Saturday while the death toll stood at 239, according to the latest update by the Union Health Ministry.
In his public address, Kejriwal said that till Thursday, the Aam Aadmi Party government was serving 20,0000 people daily across 224 night shelters in the national capital.
Speaking about the buses, Kejriwal said this is the first time in the last 10 years that new AC buses were added to the city transport system.
So far, 20 people are reported killed in the Delhi violence which appears to be one of the worst in recent times. A constable too succumbed to injuries that sparked massive outrage.
The students also alleged that they were later detained by the Delhi police and were taken to nearby Civil Lines police station.
The meeting, which has been convened at 12 noon on Tuesday, is believed to be political outreach of sort. Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal will also be present in the meeting.
Arvind Kejriwal has reacted to the clashes that erupted in the capital city over CAA by calling it “distressing news”
Yasmin Kidwai took to Twitter to share the information about writing to CM Arvind Kejriwal about the passing of the resolution.