Haryana Chief Minister offers prayers at Mata Mansa Devi temple, praying for happiness and prosperity of the state

Chief Minister dedicates development works worth Rs. 4.40 crore

Chief Minister inaugurated Shakti Stambh and main corridor connecting Mata Mansa Devi Temple to Patiala Temple

Chandigarh, October 8 - Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal prayed for happiness and prosperity of the state by offering prayers at Shri Mata Mansa Devi temple on the second day of Ashwin Navratri.

The Chief Minister participated in the Havan organized in the Yagyashala and inaugurated the newly constructed development works at a cost of about Rs. 4.40 crore. Haryana Vidhan Sabha Speaker, Sh. Gian Chand Gupta was also present on the occasion.

Later interacting with the media persons, the Chief Minister said that ever since 1991, Mata Mansa Devi temple, Panchkula and Kali Mata Mandir, Kalka have been acquired, since then development works are being done continuously.

Today, the main corridor connecting Mata Mansa Devi temple to Patiala temple built at a cost of Rs 2.8 crore has been inaugurated, said Sh. Manohar Lal.

The Chief Minister also inaugurated Shree Vatika Parking constructed at a cost of Rs. 2.4 crore. In this parking, the devotees will get the facility to park their vehicles.

The Chief Minister also dedicated the Shakti Stambh of Kali Mata Temple at Pinjore and Kalka. Rs. 22.65 lakh have been spent on their construction.

The Chief Minister said that new projects are being sanctioned for the development of temples under the Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board so that devotees get maximum facilities during the fair.

Sh. Manohar Lal said that every person's wish is fulfilled after visiting Mata Mansa Devi temple. Every year lakhs of devotees come for the darshan of Mata during the Navratri fair held twice a year. Haryana Government and Shri Mata Mansa Devi Shrine Board are committed for their convenience.

Special Girdawari for crops

Sh. Manohar Lal said that crops have suffered a lot due to rains. In such a situation, considering the problems of the farmers, the government has ordered for special girdawari. After girdawari, the farmers will be given proper compensation for the damaged crops. He said that due to the rains, the procurement of crops has also been affected in some places. The government has also given orders to streamline the procurement process, informed the Chief Minister.

Small farmers to be benefitted by Mukhyamantri Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojana

Sh. Manohar Lal said that Mukhyamantri Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojana is very beneficial. With this scheme, the government will directly reach out to the doorsteps of the very poor family and will ensure their economic upliftment by ensuring them the benefit of every welfare scheme.

He said that small farmers and labourers would get direct benefit from this scheme and the government's dream of development of Antyodaya would be fulfilled.

The aim of the government is to maintain law and order

Sh. Manohar Lal said that during his visit to Mata Mansa Devi Shaktipeeth today he had a self-realization that Goddess would protect us all, that is why he today withdraws his statement in which he appealed for self-defense when needed. He said that the main objective of the government is to maintain law and order in the state. The Chief Minister said that he has prayed to Mata Mansa Devi for the happiness and prosperity of all the citizens of the country and the state.

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Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal’s policy on zero tolerance towards corruption, the State Vigilance Bureau has registered five new investigations during August, 2021 on the orders of the Government and in addition, the Bureau has completed four investigations.

Chandigarh, October 8– While taking a firm stand on Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal’s policy on zero tolerance towards corruption, the State Vigilance Bureau has registered five new investigations during August, 2021 on the orders of the Government and in addition, the Bureau has completed four investigations. It has been recommended to take departmental action against one gazetted officer and four non-gazetted officers.

While giving this information here today, a spokesperson of the Bureau said that in an inquiry, the Bureau has recommended action against a gazetted officer to the Government at its level. He said that the report of two special checking/technical investigations was also sent to the government by the Bureau during the month of August in which it was recommended to recover Rs. 16,242 from the concerned contractor.

The spokesperson said that during the same period, seven employees and their associates, who were arrested red handed while accepting bribes ranging from Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 40,000, were registered cases against them under the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988. Ram Pal, Peon (Contract Basis) O/o Drug Controller Officer on the behalf of Suresh Chaudhary, Drug Controller Officer, Hisar was caught taking a bribe of Rs. 40,000, Manoj Kumar, EHC/C-1 of Police Post, Sector-4 Karnal was caught taking a bribe of Rs. 20,000, Salma Rani, Halka Patwari of Karnal, Satbir Singh, Badota, Karnal, Rammehar, Kanungo, Halqa Badagaon, Karnal were caught taking a bribe of Rs. 5,000, Hansraj, watchman of Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes Welfare Department, Panipat was caught taking a bribe of Rs. 19,000, Narendra Sharma, supervisor working on contract basis in Oxygen Plant, Civil Hospital, Ambala was caught taking a bribe of Rs. 10,000, Lajwanti, Estate Manager, Housing Board , Sector-23, Faridabad and Rahul Ahlawat, Junior Engineer, Development and Panchayat Department, Sonepat, were caught taking a bribe of Rs. 20,000 each.

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Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal and Chief Minister of Punjab, Sh. Charanjit Singh Channi interacting with each other, during the visit of Chief Minister of Punjab to the Haryana Chief Minister’s residence in Chandigarh

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Centre and Haryana governments have started programmes for the upliftment of the poor - Cooperation Minister

Chandigarh, October 8- Haryana Cooperation, Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes Welfare Minister, Dr. Banwari Lal said that during the last seven years, the Centre and Haryana Government's programmes have focused on Antyodaya i.e. welfare of the last person. They launched several programmes and schemes dedicated to the upliftment of the poor.

He said this while addressing a function organized by Baba Kundan Das Janseva Trust, Kanuka in Rewari today.

While wishing the villagers a happy Navratri, the Cooperation Minister said that on this holy occasion, the blessings of the Mother Goddess be upon all of us so that everyone is happy and is an integral part of development in the area. Happy with the warm welcome received in the village, the Cooperation Minister announced financial assistance of Rs.11 lakh for developmental works of the track, library and village for the youth.

The Cooperation Minister said that, Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi was elected as the Chief Minister of Gujarat on 7 October, about 20 years ago. During his tenure of two decades, he started many schemes for the welfare of the poor with the spirit of service and dedication. He said that under the leadership of Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal, the Haryana Government has done the work of moving ahead with good governance and transparency.

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Election Department is committed to conduct the bye-elections to Ellenabad-46 assembly constituency in Sirsa district in a free, transparent, fair and safe manner:Smt. Hema Sharma

Chandigarh, October 8 – Haryana Additional Chief Electoral Officer, Smt. Hema Sharma said that the Election Department is committed to conduct the bye-elections to Ellenabad-46 assembly constituency in Sirsa district in a free, transparent, fair and safe manner.

She said that the department has already apprised the representatives of political parties about the election code of conduct and the guidelines issued by the Election Commission of India for conducting the Ellenabad by-election. The time limit for campaigning has been fixed by the Central Election Commission till 7 pm. After that election campaigning will not be allowed from 7 pm to 10 am the next day.

She said that the contesting candidates will have to open a separate bank account for election expenses and give details of election expenses. This time the election expenditure limit for the Vidhan Sabha elections has been fixed by the Election Commission at Rs 30.8 lakh. Political parties will have to submit the list of their star campaigners to the Returning Officer. The Election Commission has allowed 20 star campaigners for recognized political parties while 10 for registered and unrecognized political parties.

She said that if any person violates the code of conduct during election campaign or voting, then a complaint can be sent by uploading it on the C-Vigil app through video or photo at the same time and action will be taken by the evaluation team. He asked the representatives of political parties to get maximum number of people to download the C-VIGIL app to conduct the bye-elections in a fair and transparent manner. Apart from this, there is also a helpline number 1950 for complaints against violators, which is operational 24x7.

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Haryana, Directorate General of Health Services, observed World Mental Health Day with Theme 'Mental Health in Unequal World' today.

Chandigarh, October 8- Haryana, Directorate General of Health Services, observed World Mental Health Day with Theme 'Mental Health in Unequal World' today.

A State level CME was organised by State Mental Health Cell chaired by Director Health Services, Haryana, Dr Vandana Gupta in presence of former DGHS Haryana, Dr Parveen Garg.

The programme was attended by psychiatrists and psychologists from all the 22 districts of Haryana, the CME incorporated Faculty from tricity to focus on topic of Mental Health care for all: Lets make it a reality. Dr Vandana Gupta inaugurated the programme and raised her concern about Mental Health receiving a huge setback because of COVID-19 pandemic. World Mental Health Day aims to spread awareness about importance of mental Illness and talking about it.

Talking about this issue Dr Parveen Garg said, "This is the first step in ridding society of the idea that mental health issues remain hidden. So, creating awareness, talking about mental health issues, recognising mental illness, getting treatment support & finally change in behaviour are some of the steps to be taken which can help us address the problem.

Dr. Sachin Kaushal consultant psychiatrist talked about financial inequality and mental health and said that to strengthen the programme following steps have to be taken, like Helpline calls to be attended personally by the Nodal Officers of District NMHP. Besides this, steps like Universal health care accessibility, Universal education, Special compensation for women and strengthening HR by training, upgrading skills through capsule courses can bridge the gap of mismatch between need & availability of specialists.

Dr Adarsh Kohli, former professor clinical psychology PGIMER Chandigarh shared her experiences in inequalities in mental health especially children and adolescents.

Sh. Pradeep Kumar, Consultant Ayush Panchkula did a mini workshop for stress management and good mental health.

Dr. Swapanjeet, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, PGIMER Chandigarh gave an elaborate description on gender inequality and mental health.

All the 75 participants from 22 districts of Haryana were presented Certificate of Attendance for CME program organised by State Mental Health Cell, Haryana. Dr MP Sharma, Dr Puneet, Dr Swati and entire team of state Mental Health Cell coordinated and organised the event hosted by Dr Rita Kalra from CH Panchkula.

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HEALTH DEPARTMENT GOVERNMENT OF HARYANA

Website: haryanahealth.nic.in Email: dhs.idspdatam@hry.nic.in

Media Bulletin on COVID–19, Dated- 08/10/2021

The Detailed Status of Surveillance Activity for COVID-19 as on 8th October, 2021 is given below:

Total No. of Sample Taken Today

14699

Total No. of Positive Cases Detected Today

14

Total Positive Cases under Home Isolation (07-10-2021)

74

Total No. of Samples Sent till date

12582585

Total No. of Samples found Positive till date

770975 (M: 471142

F: 299816

Transgender: 17)

Total Positive COVID-19 Patients Recovered / Discharged till date

760821

Total Active COVID-19 Patients

106

No. of Deaths

9875

Total No. of People Vaccinated today

121886

(1st Dose: 55586,

2nd Dose: 66300)

Cumulative Coverage of Vaccination

23874630

COVID-19 Today (08-10-2021) Positivity Rate

0.07%

COVID-19 Cumulative Positivity Rate

6.14%

Recovery Rate

98.68%

Fatality Rate

1.28%

Tests Per Million Population

496354


District Wise Details:

Sr

No

Name of District

Positive Cases Today

Cumulative Positive Cases

Cumulative Recovered/ Discharged Cases

Recovery Rate (%)

No. of Deaths

No of Active Cases

COVID-19, Vaccination Status

(NHM, Haryana)

Coverage of

Vaccination on

08-10-2021

Cumulative Coverage of

Vaccination

Dose 1st

Dose 2nd

1

Gurugram

5

181274

180296[5]

99.46

922

56

13718

17634

3258696

2

Faridabad

0

99859

99137

99.28

716

6

5260

6158

2227271

3

Hisar

0

53992

52861

97.91

1131

0

2115

2194

1262966

4

Sonepat

0

47137

46880

99.45

254

3

3767

2920

1289231

5

Karnal

0

40033

39480

98.62

551

2

2340

3614

1352365

6

Panipat

0

31148

30509

97.95

566

2

2830

1539

1022290

7

Panchkula

2

30744

30358

98.74

378

8

568

1290

694386

8

Ambala

1

30146

29632[1]

98.29

509

5

1487

4513

1354705

9

Sirsa

0

29276

28767

98.26

508

1

1775

1550

1016694

10

Rohtak

0

25896

25343

97.86

500

2

2208

2186

859350

11

Yamunanagar

2

24622

24202

98.29

414

6

2878

2160

1097593

12

Bhiwani

0

22409

21760

97.10

608

2

2124

2147

959690

13

Kurukshetra

1

22144

21784

98.37

357

3

1720

1602

809990

14

Mahindergarh

0

21689

21534

99.29

155

0

572

856

789915

15

Jind

1

21206

20672

97.48

533

1

3986

2099

845479

16

Rewari

0

20322

20099[1]

98.90

221

2

793

2378

891486

17

Jhajjar

0

18848

18514

98.23

328

0

1678

2411

877201

18

Fatehabad

0

17874

17404

97.37

465

0

892

1140

746977

19

Kaithal

1

11242

10892

96.89

345

4

1449

1808

779862

20

Palwal

1

11024

10870[1]

98.60

153

1

1156

1073

773123

21

Charkhi Dadri

0

5076

4937

97.26

138

1

471

4412

580988

22

Nuh

0

5014

4890

97.53

123

1

1799

616

384372

Total

14

770975

760821[8]

98.68

9875

106

55586

66300

23874630

Major Activities undertaken by the State of Haryana to control the spread of COVID-19

• Department of Health fixed the per day upper cap of COVID treatment charges in all private hospitals through order dated 25.06.2020. The rates for isolation beds (Rs. 8, 000 per day for Non- NABH Hospitals, Rs. 10, 000 per day for JCI/ NABH Hospitals), ICU Beds without Ventilators (Rs. 13, 000 per day for Non- NABH Hospitals, Rs. 15, 000 per day for JCI/ NABH Hospitals), ICU Beds with Ventilators (Rs. 15, 000 per day for Non- NABH Hospitals, Rs. 18, 000 per day for JCI/ NABH Hospitals).

• State Government has fixed the Rates/ Charges for different type of COVID 19 testing as below:-

1. CBNAAT testing- 2400/-.

2. True NAT Testing- 1250/-

3. RTPCR Samples collected at private hospitals/ labs and their designated collection centers - 299/-

4. RTPCR Samples collected through home visits - 499/-

5. Rapid Antigen Testing-350/-

6. IgG based ELISA Testing-250/-

Sr. No.

Investigation

Maximum Charges in Rs.

1

CT/HRCT Chest

2100

2

IL -6

1000

3

D- Dimer

400

4

LDH

250

5

CRP

350

6

Procalcitonin

1500

7

Ferritin

300

• The Government of Haryana has fixed the upper limited of lab test in patients of COVID-19/ post-COVID sequelae, as tabulated below:-

• Haryana Village General Health Checkup Scheme: The scheme was initiated from May 15, 2021 & villages with high

COVID load were taken on priority and Rapid Antigen Testing (RAT) was the main stay of screening. Till date, total

1,73,79,228 were screened and 1,10,928 cases of ILI were detected and 5,164 positive cases were diagnosed, isolated and treated to prevent the spread of disease. The villages with positivity more than 5% were re-screened. Out of 13,22,058 people re-screened, 90 positive cases were detected and treated to effectively curtail the spread.

• Total 2495 number of Plasma Units collected from COVID 19 recovered patients till date and 1622 COVID 19 Patients given Plasma Therapy treatment till date.

• Control Room –cum- Helpline of 30 lines has been made operational at Panchkula. Services of tele-medicines are being provided through helpline. The helpline nos. are 8558893911, 1075 and 108 (Ambulance Services) available for 24 X 7.

• The State Government notified ‘The Haryana Government Epidemic, COVID-19 Regulations, 2020’ under the Epidemic

Disease Act 1897 on 11th March 2020.

• Nineteen Government Labs, one each at PGIMS, Rohtak (capacity 3000 sample per day) and BPS Khanpur Kalan (2000 sample per day), ESIC Medical College Faridabad (2000 sample per day), Kalpna Chawla Medical College Karnal (2000 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Gurugram (1800 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Panchkula (2000 sample per day), Command Hospital (150 sample per day), SHKMGMC, Nalhar (2000 samples per day), TRANSATIONAL Lab, Faridabad (500 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Ambala (2500 sample per day), MAMC Agroha, Hisar (1500 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Sirsa (1500 sample per day), Civil Hospital Rewari (1500 sample per day), CHC UCHANA JIND (900 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Panipat (1500 sample per day), IMTECH, CSIR, Chandigarh (200 sample per day), Civil Hospital, Yamunanagar (2500 sample per day) and Civil Hospital, Bhiwani (1000 sample per day) District Molecular Lab, Faridabad(900 sample per day) are for doing test for COVID-19 and Nineteen Private Labs at CORE Diagnostics (5000 sample per day), Modern Diagnostic & Research Centre Lab, Gurugram (2500 sample per day), Dr. Lal Path Lab (3000 sample per day), SGT Gurugram (1500 sample per day), MolQ lab, Gurugram (1200 sample per day), Molecular Lab, Adesh Medical College and Hospital, Kurukshetra (2500 sample per day), AAL Research and Solution Pvt. Ltd., Panchkula (1500 sample per day), Spice Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., Gurugram (25000 sample per day), Pathline Lab s Private Limited, Sec-63, Noida, UP (3500 sample per day), Life Cell International Pvt. Ltd., Gurugram (3000 sample per day), Hindustan Wellness Lab, Gurugram (6000 sample per day), CNC Pathlab Jhandewalla, Delhi (2500 sample per day), NC Medical College, Israna, Paniath (750 sample per day), AL FALAH Medical College Faridabad (400 sample per day) and Genestrings Diagnostic Centre, Delhi (4000 sample per day), Genestore Lab, Gurugram (40000 sample per day), THS Diagnostics, Okhla, New Delhi, Delhi(1000 sample per day), NKV Path Lab, Gurugram (2000 sample per day), Molecular Lab, Sarvodaya Hospital, Faridabad (1000 sample per day), are doing test for COVID-19.

• More than 88.70 lac persons have already downloaded AarogyaSetu App in Haryana.

• More than 20 Mobile Health Teams have already been formed to check health status regarding SARI, ILI etc.

• Haryana has 41,412 bedded quarantine facilities in Dedicated COVID Care Centers and 23,780 Beds are available in

Dedicated COVID Hospitals and in Dedicated COVID Health Centers.

• Department of Ayush has distributed immunity boosting medicines to more than 12.19 lac persons in containment zones.

• Monitoring of Home Isolation Kits Distributed as on 8th October 2021: 37441 (Details provided by National Health Mission, Haryana).

• Outcome of certain COVID-19 positive cases is under investigation with State COVID-19 Review Committee.

State Nodal Officer – IDSP

24x7 State Control Room-nCoV number: 8558893911(Panchkula, Gurugram and Faridabad district)1075 & 108

MoHFW, GoI 24x7 Control Room Number: +91-11-23978046

Website:www.mohfw.gov.in