Shah counters Kejriwal, says decision on 10,000-bed COVID care centre taken 3 days ago

Shah counters Kejriwal, says decision on 10,000-bed COVID care centre taken 3 days ago

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New Delhi, June 23: Union House Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday countered Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal”s declare over a brand new COVID care facility being arrange within the nationwide capital, saying a call for a 10,000-bed care centre to be operationalised by June 26 was taken three days in the past.

Amit Shah

In a collection of tweets, Shah additionally mentioned {that a} 1,000-bed full-fledged hospital with 250 ICU beds is being developed for COVID-19 sufferers and the ability, to be manned by armed forces personnel, can be prepared within the subsequent 10 days.

“Pricey Kejriwal ji, It has already been determined in our assembly three days again and MHA has assigned the work of working the 10,000 mattress COVID Care Centre at Radha Swami Beas in Delhi to ITBP. The work is in full swing and a big a part of the ability can be operational by 26th Jun,” he mentioned.

Shah”s counter got here after Kejriwal wrote to him inviting him to examine the 10,000-bedded centre and requested him for deployment of medical doctors and nurses from ITBP and Military on the Centre.

“I might additionally like to tell the folks of Delhi {that a} 1,000 mattress full-fledged hospital with 250 ICU beds is being developed for Covid sufferers. DRDO and Tata Belief are constructing the ability. Armed forces personnel will man it. This Covid Care centre can be prepared in subsequent 10 days,” Shah mentioned.

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He additionally mentioned the armed forces personnel have been detailed for offering medical care and a spotlight to COVID-19 sufferers housed in railway coaches in Delhi.

A complete of 8,000 further beds have already been positioned at Delhi authorities”s disposal for making COVID care centres, as per requirement, he mentioned.

Responding to Shah”s tweets, Kejriwal thanked him for serving to the AAP authorities and Delhiites in these tough circumstances.

“The nation”s Military, medical doctors, social organisations, central authorities and Delhi authorities – all are working unitedly for Delhi.

“I’m positive that all of us will beat Corona collectively. Thanks for serving to the Delhi authorities and the folks of Delhi in these tough circumstances,” Kejriwal tweeted in Hindi.

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