Kalaburagi, Could 1: Karnataka Well being Minister Ok. Sudhakar on Saturday dominated out any chance of implementing full lockdown “as of now” however indicated persevering with with the stringent measures to comprise the Covid unfold within the state.
After his tour of presidency hospitals in Kalaburagi, Sudhakar informed reporters that there was want for imposing stringent measures to comprise the virus for an additional three to 4 weeks.
“However that doesn’t imply reimposing full-fledged lockdown within the state,” he mentioned.
Reacting to a question on open defiance of lockdown at numerous locations, the Minister appealed to the individuals throughout the state to put on a masks compulsorily every time one steps out of the home or office.
On the vaccination drive for individuals above 18 years, the Minister reiterated that the roll out of the drive by Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa was a symbolic gesture.
“We’ll take up this drive and will likely be intensified as soon as we obtain full inventory from the suppliers. We’ve got launched this drive symbolically, with accessible inventory of three lakh doses,” he mentioned.
Sudhakar asserted that Karnataka has a inventory of vaccines, which isn’t big to fulfill the requirement.
“We’ll inform individuals as soon as the vaccines arrive because the state authorities goals to vaccinate everybody,” he added.
(IANS/2 days in the past) https://www.newkerala.com/karnataka-news.php