New Delhi: The lockdown in Haryana has been extended till May 24 to break the chain of epidemic coronavirus. State Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said in Panipat on Sunday that the lockdown is being extended given the present situation. The lockdown will continue in the state till May 24. He said that this is the decision of the public. Haryana Home and Health Minister Anil Vij also gave this information in a tweet. Vij tweeted that this time in lockdown more strict action will be taken. Explain that the lockdown was imposed on May 3 in the state after the increase in the number of deaths from Corona. After this, it was increased to 17 May and it has been increased once again.
Inauguration of Covid Care Center
Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has inaugurated a 500-bed Covid Care Center in Panipat on Sunday. This Covid Care Center is set up at Guru Tegh Bahadur Sanjeevani Hospital. On this occasion, CM Khattar said that we have prepared a hospital in Panipat within 20 days. About 28 crore rupees have been spent in making it. This hospital is built with the collective effort of all. Let us know that in one day Haryana has increased by 1400 beds today. The hospital is also being inaugurated today in Hisar and Gurgaon. In this way, 19000 oxygen beds have been arranged in Haryana. Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan was also present on the occasion.
60 cases of black fungus in Haryana
Talking about black fungus, CM Manoharlal said that black fungus cases are increasing in the state. So far, 60 cases have been reported in the state. Wards have been prepared in four medical colleges for the treatment of black fungus. These include Agroha Medical College Hisar, Kalpana Chawla Medical College Karnal, PGI Rohtak and Gurugram Center.
Lockdown will be strictly followed
After the Chief Minister, Home and Health Minister Anil Vij also tweeted and informed about the increase in lockdown. Vij has written in the tweet that this time the lockdown will be strictly followed. Currently, there has been a decrease in new cases of corona infection in Haryana. On Saturday, new cases were below 10,000, ie 9676 new patients were found. Along with this, he said that we are demanding from the Central Government that the amount of oxygen should be further increased for Haryana.