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Coronavirus: Narendra Modi calls the Pune nurse, thanks her for the efforts | India News

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PUNE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi called a nurse from the civic-managed Naidu Hospital, who has been treating patients with COVID-19, and applauded the work done by hospital staff to combat the pandemic, an official said Saturday. civic.
Nurse Chhaya Jagtap received a call from the Prime Minister’s Office on Friday night, said the Pune Municipal Corporation health official.
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An audio recording of their conversation went viral on social media.

As the conversation began in Marathi, Modi asked about his well-being and asked Jagtap how he was allaying his family’s fears for his safety, while serving the COVID-19 patients with devotion.
“Yes, I am concerned about my family, but you have to work. We have to take care of patients in this situation. I am driving,” she said.
The Prime Minister continued to ask him if the patients entering the hospital were scared.
“We try to talk to them. We tell them not to panic and we assure them that nothing will happen to them and that their reports will come back negative,” he said.
The staff is also trying to raise the morale of positive patients, he hears himself say in the audio clip.
Jagtap informed Modi that seven COVID-19s were discharged from the hospital after being cured.
When Modi asked him if he had a message for lakhs of medical personnel who worked tirelessly in various hospitals, Jagtap said: “There is no reason to panic. We have to expel this disease and we have to make our country win. This should be the motto of hospitals and staff. ”
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The Prime Minister congratulated Jagtap on his devotion and service.
“Like you, there are thousands of nurses, paramedical personnel, doctors, who like the real ‘tapaswis’, are caring for patients in various hospitals in the country right now. I would like to congratulate them. I am happy to have heard their experiences. , “Modi said.
Jagatp expressed his gratitude and said, “I am only doing my duty, but you are serving the nation all day. We should be grateful to you.”
The country is lucky to have a prime minister like him, he hears himself say in the audio clip.
Civic-managed Naidu Hospital has been treating the majority of Pune’s COVID-19 patients.
In video: Covid-19: PM Narendra Modi speaks with the medical staff of the Naidu hospital in Pune

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