Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal has extended greetings to the people of the State on the auspicious festival of Dussehra.

Chandigarh, October 14- Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal has extended greetings to the people of the State on the auspicious festival of Dussehra.

In a message released here today, Sh. Manohar Lal said that Dussehra festival is a symbol of victory of good over evil. This festival is an inspiration to all of us to bury all evils and embrace the path of virtue and goodness.

The Chief Minister urged the people to celebrate the pious festival with gaiety while adhering to the social distancing norms. He hoped that the festival brings peace and prosperity to the people of the State.

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Complete drainage work at the earliest directs- Manohar Lal

Chief Minister chairs review meeting with Deputy Commissioners through video conferencing

Deputy Commissioners directed to ensure adequate availability of manure also

Chandigarh, October 14- Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal has directed the officers concerned to ensure drainage of water from the waterlogged areas at the earliest so that farmers can sow the next crop in time.

While presiding over a review meeting held through video conferencing here today, the Chief Minister directed the Deputy Commissioners to complete this work within the stipulated time frame.

The Chief Minister also directed the Deputy Commissioners to ensure adequate availability of manure too. Deputy Chief Minister Sh. Dushyant Chautala and Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare Minister, Sh. J.P. Dalal were also present in the meeting.

The Chief Minister said that if required, adequate arrangements should be made for more pumps so that water could be drained from the fields in time. After drainage, the water should be used for recharging purposes instead of wasting it in the drain, this will also improve the water level, said the Chief Minister.

Sh. Manohar Lal directed the Deputy Commissioners to hold review meetings of departments, corporations, societies and committees regularly within the stipulated time period. He further directed them to send daily reports after doing physical verification of the incidents of stubble burning.

Ensure 24 hours power supply for drainage

The Chief Minister said that electric pumps should be used for drainage. He further directed the electricity department to give connections on a priority basis and ensure a 24-hour power supply so that drainage can be done within the set time frame.

Meri Fasal Mera Byora portal opened till October 17

The Chief Minister was apprised that in view of the problems being faced by the farmers in some areas, 'Meri Fasal Mera Byora' portal has been opened and farmers can register on this portal till October 17, 2021.

Ensure adequate availability of gunny, lifting and labour

The Chief Minister directed the Deputy Commissioners that farmers should not face any problem during the procurement of paddy. He further directed them to ensure adequate availability of gunny, lifting and labor etc in the mandis.

Ensure Bajra Bhavantar payment is disbursed soon

The Chief Minister directed the officers concerned to give the benefit of Bhavantar Yojna for Bajra crop on priority basis to the smallholding farmers. The amount of Bhavantar compensation should be transferred in the accounts of the farmers at the earliest, directed Sh. Manohar Lal.

Set up a Committee for stubble management

The Chief Minister directed the officers concerned to set up a committee for the management of paddy crop residue. He further directed that these Committees should be formed at the local level so that these Committees can make proper arrangements for stubble management. Sh. Manohar Lal also directed them to make such a scheme so that farmers can get economic benefits for stubble.

Repairing of roads should be completed as soon as possible

The Chief Minister said that the roads damaged due to rain should be repaired at the earliest. He also directed the officers to ensure repairing of the link roads around the Singhu and Tikri border at the earliest.

Chief Secretary, Sh. Vijai Vardhan, Chief Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Sh. D. S Dhesi, Additional Chief Secretary Financial Commissioner, Revenue and Disaster Management and Consolidation Department, Sh. Sanjeev Kaushal, Additional Chief Secretary Power Department, Sh. P.K Das, Additional Chief Secretary Public Works (B&R) and Architecture Department, Alok Nigam, Additional Chief Secretary Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Department, Dr. Sumita Misra, Additional Chief Secretary Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, Sh. Anurag Rastogi, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Sh. V. Umashankar, Deputy Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Smt. Ashima Brar and other senior officers of many departments also remained present on this occasion.

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Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala today held a meeting with senior officers of Industries and Commerce, Revenue and Disaster Management, MSME, Development and Panchayat Department and other departments regarding the 'Padma' initiative.

Chandigarh, October 14- Haryana Government is making strenuous efforts to formulate a policy for uniform industrialization across the State. The Government is taking steps towards exporting 140 products in 140 blocks of the State, for this the Government has taken an initiative in the name of 'Padma' initiative, under which 'One Block-One Product' is being encouraged.

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala today held a meeting with senior officers of Industries and Commerce, Revenue and Disaster Management, MSME, Development and Panchayat Department and other departments regarding the 'Padma' initiative.

The Deputy Chief Minister, who also holds the portfolio of Industries and Commerce and Development and Panchayats, directed the officers to study the policies of other States to promote rural industry before finalizing the 'Padma' initiative programme. The policy made by the Haryana Government is one of its kind. He added that in many villages of the State such quality products are being prepared by skilled people which can fetch them good prices at National and International level markets, but due to lack of knowledge, they are forced to sell at local level at a very low price.

Sh. Dushyant Chautala informed that it is the intention of the State Government to form a cluster in each block for the best products produced by the people of that block, where plots can be made available to the people for setting up MSMEs industries. Facilities like electricity, water, road, bank, common service centre will be provided in this cluster. He said that it is the endeavour of the State Government to cooperate in exporting the products of these small entrepreneurs with the help of big companies so that they can get good prices for their products.

On this occasion, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Sh. DS Dhesi, Finance Commissioner of Revenue and Disaster Management Department, Sh. Sanjeev Kaushal, Managing Director of HSIIDC, Sh. Anurag Agarwal, Principal Secretary Industries and Commerce, Sh. Vijayendra Kumar, Director General of MSMEs, Sh. Vikas Gupta, Chief Administrator of Haryana Shaheri Vikas Pradhikaran, Sh. Ajit Balaji Joshi, Director General of Development and Panchayats, Sh. RC Bidhan, Director of Town and Country Planning, Sh. K. Makrand Pandurang, OSD to Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Kamlesh Bhadoo and other senior officers were present in the meeting.

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Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala has extended wishes of happiness, peace and prosperity on the occasion of Dussehra (Vijayadashami) festival to the people of the State.

Chandigarh, October 14– Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala has extended wishes of happiness, peace and prosperity on the occasion of Dussehra (Vijayadashami) festival to the people of the State.

The Deputy Chief Minister said that the Dussehra festival teaches us that evil can be defeated by following the path of truth and virtue, in the end only truth prevails. He appealed to the people that all should cooperate in maintaining harmony and brotherhood in the society by imbibing the ideals of Lord Ram. He also requested the people of the State to observe the festival of Dussehra by following the Covid-19 protocols.

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A one day consultation programme of Chief Judicial Magistrates-cum-Secretaries, District Legal Service Authorities was organized today by Haryana State Legal Services Authority in the Administrative Building of HALSA, Panchkula in pursuance of ongoing campaign “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” launched by National Legal Services Authority, New Delhi from October 2 to November 14, 2021

Chandigarh, October 14- A one day consultation programme of Chief Judicial Magistrates-cum-Secretaries, District Legal Service Authorities was organized today by Haryana State Legal Services Authority in the Administrative Building of HALSA, Panchkula in pursuance of ongoing campaign “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” launched by National Legal Services Authority, New Delhi from October 2 to November 14, 2021. The inaugural session of consultation programme was presided over by Justice Rajan Gupta, Judge, Punjab & Haryana High Court and Executive Chairman, Haryana State Legal Services Authority.

Today’s consultation programme was organized by HALSA to review various activities under “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav”. Effective strategies were discussed and shared with each other to cover all the villages at least thrice during the campaign as per NALSA’s guidelines.

Haryana State Legal Services Authority has also launched an animated clip on gender equality and a radio/publicity jingle on Mediation which would be run in all the Legal Awareness Camps, Service Delivery Camps, schools, colleges and other social media platforms with an aim to reach large number of population.

During his inaugural address, Justice Rajan Gupta has shared that the work of Legal Services Authorities is not only confined to provide legal aid, but also to create awareness among people about the concept of Legal Services. Many people living in society are still unaware of the working of Legal Services Authorities especially those who are living in remote and interior parts of the State. He has further added that this is the best platform Legal Service Institutions have been given through PAN India Awareness to reach the individuals and help them by all possible ways. Justice Rajan Gupta also emphasized on the use of technology which is crucial in today’s world for reaching out maximum people.

A detailed Action Plan has been prepared by HALSA in this regard enumerating various activities to be carried out throughout the campaign including holding of Mega and Micro Service Delivery Camps, Legal Awareness-cum-Legal Aid Camps, special drives on important days, immediate legal assistance through hybrid mode, Legal Aid stalls at Melas/Fairs, Exhibition, Competitions in schools/colleges, Awareness through mobile vans, door to door campaign and many other activities.

As on October 13, 2021, Legal Services Authorities in Haryana covered 3,992 villages which count more than 60% of total villages of Haryana in last 12 days. 2,896 Legal awareness-cum-legal aid camps were organized by DLSAs in rural and urban areas. 60,548 persons were provided immediate legal assistance through hybrid mode out of total 1,64,927 participants.

Service Delivery Camps were organized in association with various government departments including 06 Mega Service Camps and 104 Micro Service Camps wherein 19,620 and 4,524 persons were benefitted across the State.

Door to Door visits were conducted in villages for which Legal Services Authorities have constituted 371 teams which interacted with 22,058 villagers and made them aware about their rights. 114 Legal Aid Help Desks were set up in Melas/Fairs to educate people about the concept of legal services and 3,407 persons were provided legal aid though these Help Desks.

Legal awareness through mobile vans is being created in Haryana and 13,948 persons were made aware.

In association with Education Department, Haryana, 482 competitions were held in schools/colleges of Haryana wherein 25,131 students were participated.

Legal Services Authorities are also spreading awareness by way of holding exhibitions. Total 25 exhibitions were held till now and 6,696 persons visited therein.

Many more activities are being conducted by Legal Services Authorities of Haryana to fulfill the aim of “Access to Justice for All” and to cover each and every village of Haryana through PAN India Awareness campaign.

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HAU scientists discovered a new disease in millet crop

Chandigarh, October 14– Scientists of Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University (CCS HAU), Hisar have identified a new disease in millet crop which is caused due to ‘Klebsiella Aerogenes’ bacterium at the international level. Such disease of millet has been discovered for the first time on the global platform.

Scientists have started working for the containment of this disease and soon they will make efforts towards its prevention at the genetic level. Scientists of the University are optimistic in exploring new direction towards resolving this issue.

International organization also accepted the presence of this disease, HAU scientists are the first researchers to discover it

American Phytopathological Society (APS) based at USA, which declares the new diseases in plants has recognised the aforesaid new disease and published it in their prestigious journal ‘Plant Diseases’ and the report of this new disease discovered by scientists has been accepted as the first research report in the said journal. The American Phytopathological Society is one of the oldest international scientific organizations for the study of plant diseases which publishes world-class publications specifically on plant diseases. University scientists have presented a research report on stem rot disease in millet, which has been accepted by the international institution for publication in its journal.

For the first time in Kharif-2018, scientists took prompt action when a new type of disease appeared in millet crop. Scientists have identified this disease after three years of diligent efforts. At present, this disease has been found in up to 70 percent millet crop in the state, mainly in the fields of Hisar, Bhiwani and Rewari.

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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- 14/10/2021

The Detailed Status of Surveillance Activity for COVID-19 as on 14th October, 2021 is given below:

Total No. of Sample Taken Today

22237

Total No. of Positive Cases Detected Today

16

Total Positive Cases under Home Isolation (13-10-2021)

57

Total No. of Samples Sent till date

12703960

Total No. of Samples found Positive till date

771035 (M: 471175

F: 299843

Transgender: 17)

Total Positive COVID-19 Patients Recovered / Discharged till date

760869*

Total Active COVID-19 Patients

94

No. of Deaths

10049*

Total No. of People Vaccinated today

147949

(1st Dose: 59000,

2nd Dose: 88949

Cumulative Coverage of Vaccination

24547628

COVID-19 Today (14-10-2021) Positivity Rate

0.08%

COVID-19 Cumulative Positivity Rate

6.08%

Recovery Rate

98.68%

Fatality Rate

1.30%

Tests Per Million Population

501142


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

14-10-2021

Cumulative Coverage of

Vaccination

Dose 1st

Dose 2nd

1

Gurugram

6

181305

180336[3]

99.47

922

47

11543

8745

3374957

2

Faridabad

3

99865

99143[1]

99.28

716

6

2034

15822

2306601

3

Hisar

0

53993

52856*

97.89

1136

1

2026

2615

1285696

4

Sonepat

0

47137

46883[1]

99.46

254

0

3927

4815

1328924

5

Karnal

2

40035

39481

98.62

552

2

1909

4389

1380784

6

Panipat

0

31148

30510*

97.95

638

0

5222

3572

1050945

7

Panchkula

1

30746

30361[1]

98.75

378

7

402

2186

708556

8

Ambala

0

30148

29634[1]

98.30

509

5

970

5720

1382924

9

Sirsa

1

29277

28767

98.26

508

2

2221

2304

1036141

10

Rohtak

1

25900

25344

97.85

534

5

5580

3711

902762

11

Yamunanagar

1

24625

24204[1]

98.29

414

7

2130

2902

1118473

12

Bhiwani

0

22409

21757*

97.09

652

0

1526

3527

990119

13

Kurukshetra

0

22145

21786

98.38

357

2

2394

2614

828575

14

Mahindergarh

0

21689

21534

99.29

155

0

1647

3553

808995

15

Jind

0

21208

20672

97.47

533

3

4455

3468

877137

16

Rewari

0

20323

20100

98.90

221

2

1972

5441

914764

17

Jhajjar

0

18848

18514

98.23

328

0

2472

4722

911788

18

Fatehabad

0

17875

17394*

97.31

481

0

603

1192

756984

19

Kaithal

1

11244

10895[1]

96.90

346

3

2031

2360

792730

20

Palwal

0

11025

10871[1]

98.60

153

1

1321

1849

791028

21

Charkhi Dadri

0

5076

4937*

97.26

139

0

465

3020

599484

22

Nuh

0

5014

4890

97.53

123

1

2150

422

399261

Total

16

771035

760869[10]

98.68

10049*

94

59000

88949

24547628


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 Labs Privat e 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 14th October 2021: 37478 (Details provided by National Health Mission, Haryana).

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

*The outcome of 174 cases have been declared as “COVID 19 Death” out of total under investigation positive cases by State Death Audit Committee and data of recovered cases from following districts - Hisar, Panipat, Bhiwani, Fatehabad & Charkhi Dadri has been reconciled accordingly.

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