Categorization of spots based on covid19 cases has been done. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare today has given detailed information to all States/UTs with respect to the means to control the spread of covid-19 pandemic.
The minsistry said that each region of the nation has been separated into:
- Hotspot regions
- Non-Hotspot regions with detailed cases, and
- Green zone regions.
The Union Health Ministry has announced 170 regions as Covid-19 hotspots and 207 regions as non-hotspots. Hotspots are those areas which are revealing progressively number of cases or where the pace of development of Covid-19 cases is high, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Health Lav Agarwal stated, including a definite bearing has been given to states expressing combined endeavors are required to use this time of lockdown to check the spread of the infection.
“According to information till yesterday, 170 areas have been delegated hotspot regions. Non-hotspot areas where cases have been accounted for are 207 in number,” Agarwal said. The principle criteria of these hotspot locale are those from which more cases are as a rule as of now detailed or where the pace of development of cases is more for example that multiplying pace of cases is less.The locale which have not announced any cases yet, have likewise been coordinated to take a shot at group control plans. So as to break the chain of transmission, center should associate with contact following, observing and clinical administration. States have been asked to uniformly execute the regulation arrangement in each area the nation over.
These control procedures portray how to outline the regulation zone and cradle zone. In these control zones, with the exception of fundamental administrations, the remainder of the development and exercises will be confined. Cases will be effectively observed and overviewed by unique groups in the Containment Zone according to testing criteria. In these zones, the examples will be gathered and tried. What’s more, trying for any instances of ILI (Influenza like Illness) and SARI (Severe Acute Respiratory Illness) with appropriate direction of all wellbeing offices will be attempted for the cradle zones. Exceptional groups are to be arrangement to follow all contacts just as lead house to house overviews. These groups will incorporate the wellbeing staff, nearby income staff, organization staff, Red Cross, NSS, NYK and different volunteers.
Regions were additionally advised to group clinics as:
1.COVID Care Centers for gentle cases or mellow cases,
2.COVID Health Centers for clinical moderate cases requiring oxygen support and
3.OVID Dedicated Hospitals for serious and basic cases with ventilator support.
States and Districts have been explicitly approached to concentrate on clinical administration for positive affirmed COVID patients. As a team with AIIMS Call Centers, clinical administration of each patient will be checked every day at the area level by them. Other than the pharmaceutical mediations, the Districts have been approached to advance social separating, manners of handwashing and clean measures even in non-pharmaceutical intercessions.