Thane: Ignoring the opposition’s complaint of the Maharashtra govt’s dealing with of the COVID-19 disaster, state minister Aaditya Thackeray has stated the priority of the federal government is to tackle the pandemic scenario and different issues are secondary.
The state surroundings and tourism minister used to be speaking to journalists in Thane on Saturday night time whilst he used to be right here to take inventory of the COVID-19 scenario and measures undertaken by way of civic our bodies within the district to comprise the illness.
Asked in regards to the opposition’s complaint that the federal government used to be not able to correctly tackle the COVID-19 disaster, Thackeray stated, “Let them do their work, we will keep on doing our work. Our priority at present is to deal with the COVID-19 situation and break the virus chain, other things are secondary.”
The Shiv Sena MLA additionally introduced an app evolved by way of the Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) for on-line sanatorium mattress allocation and ambulance reserving.
Addressing a COVID-19 evaluation assembly on the TMC headquarters right here, Thackeray wired at the want for higher contact-tracing and upkeep of fine amenities on the quarantine centres.
He requested the civic officers to periodically check out the quarantine centres and test quite a lot of amenities, together with the meals equipped there.
He additionally steered for expanding the checking out capability.
The evaluation assembly used to be attended by way of Thane Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde, Mayor Naresh Mhaske and different senior leaders from the district.
The TMC already has a dashboard offering details about the supply of beds in Thane hospitals and the COVID-19 scenario within the town.
Till Saturday, Maharashtra reported 2,00,064 COVID-19 instances and eight,671 deaths due to the illness.
The COVID-19 tally in Thane district reached 40,542 on Saturday and the demise toll rose to 1,221.
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