No point debating over COVID-19 deaths, focus on providing relief to individuals: Haryana CM Khattar
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar was responding to a query surrounding authorities’s accountability on knowledge of COVID-19-related deaths
Against the backdrop of the continued COVID-19 crises and deaths from the illness, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on April 27 stated that there isn’t any point debating over the variety of COVID-19 deaths and as a substitute the focus must be on serving to the individuals affected by the illness to get better shortly.
Mr. Khattar was replying to a query from a reporter surrounding authorities’s accountability on knowledge of COVID-19-related deaths.
“…the kind of menace [COVID-19] that is being faced in such a situation we shouldn’t be playing with data. Our focus should be on how to improve people’s health and provide them relief. Whosoever has died will not come back to life by making clamour… We will make all efforts to ensure that everyone is saved. The deaths are less or more, there’s no meaning entering into a debate, the point is are we able to put in place all arrangements, which we are. We are making all necessary arrangements, it’s a pandemic and no one knew about it. Did you or we knew about it? To fight this, we need cooperation from all. And therefore such issues should not be made a matter of debate,” stated Mr. Khattar.
Meanwhile, amid fast rise in COVID-19 circumstances, the Haryana govt, realising the necessity to meet the present surge in demand for medical oxygen throughout the State, has determined to arrange Haryana Oxygen Control Room on the Civil Secretariat in Chandigarh.
An official assertion stated, to guarantee equitable distribution of oxygen allotted by the Government of India for Haryana and to guarantee ample and uninterrupted provide of medical oxygen inside the State, the State-level oxygen management room has been arrange on the Civil Secretariat.