Madhya Pradesh government has decided to create special wards in five medical colleges of Bhopal, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Indore and Rewa for the treatment of black fungus.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that there is an urgent need to launch a widespread campaign in the entire state for the early detection of cases of black fungus.
Chief Minister was addressing the discussion with experts and group of officers on future action plans for strengthening Covid control and health services.
AIR correspondent reports, State reported 7,571 new cases while 11 thousand 973 patients have recovered from infection.
The state’s positivity rate has come down to 11.05 percent.
Mukhya Mantri Covid Upchar Yojna is being implemented promptly in the state.
In the last seven days, 3,938 Corona patients have received the benefit of Ayushman Bharat Yojana.
Sufficient quantity of oxygen is available in every district.
Adequate numbers of oxygen concentrators have also been provided.
Meanwhile, Several districts have decided to extend the corona curfew till May 24.
The extension of curfew was decided on the basis of numbers of new cases and recovery rates in the districts.