As a way to curb the unfold of novel Coronavirus within the state, the Tamil Nadu authorities on Wednesday introduced to increase the prevailing coronavirus-related restrictions. In an official discover, the state authorities mentioned, “Authorities of Tamil Nadu hereby order to increase the state-wide lockdown until 24:00 hours of 30.4.2021 beneath the Catastrophe Administration Act, 2005 with numerous relaxations.”
Emphasising on efficient enforcement of test-track-treat protocol as suggested by the Ministry of Residence Affairs (MHA), the state authorities issued contemporary set tips as per which, “the proportion of RT-PCR exams within the whole combine shall be scaled up, on finest effort foundation, to 70 per cent or extra.”
The administration famous that there’s a want to make sure that the exams being carried out are uniformly distributed throughout all districts, with ample testing to be completed in districts reporting greater variety of circumstances.
As soon as examined, the brand new optimistic circumstances then must be remoted/quarantined on the earliest and their contacts should be traced on the earliest and remoted too.
Along with this, the containment zones should be demarcated and prescribed containment measures applied inside such zones.
Within the subsequent step as per the Check-Observe-Deal with protocol, the remoted sufferers shall be ensured therapy services, medical interventions shall be administered, COVID devoted well being and logistics infrastructure shall be ensured.
The round additional famous that the district administration shall take all crucial measures to advertise COVID-19 applicable habits. In the meantime, all actions have been permitted outdoors containment zones.
As per the most recent well being bulletin, Tamil Nadu recorded 2342 optimistic circumstances of COVID-19 with 16 deaths on Tuesday. At current, the variety of energetic COVID-19 circumstances in Tamil Nadu is 14,846.