Patna, JNN. In order to prevent the infection of corona virus, the district administration has decided to provide quarantine to all persons of a radius of five kilometers from the house of the infected person. Three thousand suspects have been quarantined. More than five thousand people will be quarantined home. The number may also be higher. Quarantine stickers are being pasted in a large number of homes in urban and rural areas.
District Magistrate Kumar Ravi has formed a sector-wise team to implement the quarantine system strongly. By April 14, the team will rotate across the district to ensure home quarantine arrangement. The team has deputation of magistrate, police officer, doctor and para medical personnel.
The team will be around
The DM has asked the quarantine team to be constantly touring the deputation area. The team has been told that any person on receipt of information about his condition may be admitted to the nearest hospital immediately. People have been asked to encourage staying at home. Provide constant updates to the team district control room.
NDRF team ready
The DM has ordered the disaster management in-charge to keep the NDRF team ready. These teams will collaborate with transporting corona virus-infected individuals to quarantines or isolation centers. The Civil Surgeon cum Chief Medical Officer has been instructed to ensure arrangements for ambulances including medics, paramedical staff, stretchers and life-saving medicine and resources with each team. Officers and personnel have been deputed in the Sri Krishna Memorial Hall to collect material provided by NGOs and other organizations for the poor, destitute.