Centre rushes a high-level team to Kerala for supporting the State in public health interventions in COVID19 management

    06-Jan-2021   
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The Union Government has deployed a high-level Central Team headed by Dr S K Singh, Director, National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to Kerala. The team will reach the State day after tomorrow.
 
The team will review the public health interventions in the management of COVID- 19 by the State Government of Kerala and support the State health authorities in these measures.
 
Kerala has been reporting very high daily new COVID cases since the past many days. A total of 35,038 new cases was logged during the last seven days. Around 5,000 new cases are added daily to the State COVID19 tally.
 

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The cases added daily during the last week are as follows:
 

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As an ongoing effort to strengthen efforts of various State/UT Governments for COVID management, the Central Government has been deputing Central teams from time to time to visit various States/UTs. These teams interact with the State/UT authorities and get a first hand understanding of the challenges and issues being faced by them so as to strengthen their ongoing activities and remove bottlenecks, if any.