Manipur chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh on Thursday inaugurated a brand new 100-bedded Covid Block having 10 Intensive Care Items (ICU) on the state run Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS) in Imphal East district.
Talking on the event, CM Biren, who’s a Covid survivor, urged professionals within the medical subject to work with dedication in curbing the pandemic.
Stating that the federal government and the folks do perceive that medical professionals are working tirelessly in preventing the pandemic, the CM assured that their grievances and calls for can be seemed into. He nevertheless added that it’s the time to focus on tackling the virus as a result of the entire world is dealing with a scenario just like wartime.
Later in a tweet, CM Biren mentioned, “100-bedded Devoted COVID Block at JNIMS inaugurated right now and handed over to the folks and the medical professionals who’re main from the entrance within the combat towards #COVID19 pandemic.”
Manipur has a complete of two,759 Covid beds.
As of right now, the cumulative variety of optimistic circumstances is 26,685 whereas the numbers of lively and recovered circumstances stands at 2,970 and 23,397, respectively, officers mentioned. The cumulative variety of deaths is 318 whereas the restoration fee is 87.67 p.c.
Advisor to chief minister (Well being) Dr Sapam Ranjan, Chief Secretary Dr Rajesh Kumar, Principal Secretary (Well being) V Vumlunmang, Director (Well being Providers) Dr Okay Rajo, Director (JNIMS) Dr Th Bhimo and Medical Superintendent (JNIMS) Prof Kh Lokeshore have been additionally current on the day’s occasion.