The Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that the Covid-19 situation is going “from bad to worse” recently which is a huge cause for worry. The Ministry has also directed states those who are witnessing a spike to ramp up testing with a focus on RT-PCR, isolate promptly , trace contacts , and boost healthcare resources.
“We are facing an increasingly severe and intensive situation in some districts but the whole country is potentially at risk. All efforts to contain the virus and save lives should be taken.” said Dr VK Paul, Member-Health, Niti Aayog on current COVID19 situation in the country
The Union Health Ministry has requested states to follow the strict guidelines.