Niti Aayog has lauded the test-and-track mannequin launched by the Yogi Adityanath authorities in Uttar Pradesh. The state authorities has launched a mammoth drive to check and monitor Covid-19 sufferers and guarantee medical oxygen is made out there to all sufferers who’re present process therapy at their houses. The drive is aimed toward particularly serving to folks residing in rural areas. The Aayog recommended the state authorities for arranging medical oxygen to fulfill elevated demand.
“A laudable mannequin for oxygen transport & monitoring! Uttar Pradesh authorities has established oxygen hubs and developed a dashboard – OxyTracker, by which tankers could be tracked in real-time,” the federal government’s suppose tank stated.
“This enables fast and good allocation of oxygen. Consequence-1000MT O2 being lifted as a substitute of 250MT earlier than!” it added.
The Aayog stated that house-to-house visits undertaken in a mammoth drive in over 90,000 villages of Uttar Pradesh to determine and isolate constructive sufferers and hint contacts will function a mannequin for different states to copy. Such a proactive test-trace-treat mannequin, it stated, is a extremely efficient approach of tackling the surge. The train was undertaken after the panchayat polls within the state.
The Adityanath authorities has developed an OxyTracker to make sure a easy, well timed and clear provide of oxygen to hospitals within the state. The demand for medical oxygen went up exponentially within the newest wave of Covid-19. The state has managed to make sure a easy provide of greater than 1,000 tonnes of medical oxygen to hospitals.
The state authorities can also be offering oxygen cylinders to Covid-19 sufferers who’re present process therapy at their houses. All of the district commissioners and district magistrates have been requested to rearrange oxygen cylinders for Covid-19 sufferers. Oxygen cylinders are being supplied on the presentation of the Covid-19 constructive report and a prescription by a health care provider.
The Yogi Adityanath authorities has taken a number of measures to flatten the Covid curb together with the extension of the statewide lockdown until Might 17. Chief Minister himself is visiting hospitals to evaluation preparedness and issuing vital directives.