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PM Narendra Modi reviews the Covid situation in Varanasi, focuses on ‘test, track and treat’ | India News


VARANASI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the Covid-19 situation in his Varanasi parliamentary constituency via videoconference on Sunday and ordered officials to intensify efforts to address the increase in cases and provide all possible assistance to the sick. as soon as possible.
The prime minister sought the latest testing, bed, drug, vaccine, labor and treatment figures for Covid patients in the district. He thanked the doctors and medical staff for doing their duty in this hour of crisis. Modi asked officials to focus on the “test, monitor and treat” strategy adopted during the first wave of the pandemic.
“The expansion and modernization of the medical infrastructure in Varanasi in the last five or six years has helped fight Covid. As the number of patients is increasing, the number of beds in Covid facilities, ventilators and oxygen availability is increasing in Varanasi, ”said the prime minister.

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