Free treatment facility will be given in Chandpura Homoeopathic Hospital: Sh. Anil Vij

State's first Homeopathic College is being built at a cost of Rs 55.85 crore

Chandigarh, October 15- Haryana Home and AYUSH Minister, Sh. Anil Vij said that the construction work of Government Homeopathic College and Hospital at Chandpura in Ambala Cantonment is moving at a fast pace. He said that there would be best facilities for studies in this college. Besides this, free homeopathic treatment will be provided in the hospital which will benefit the residents of the area.

He said that this would be the first such Government Homoeopathic College and Hospital in the State where students besides studying would also get accommodation facility and residential facility would also be provided to the staff. With the setting up of Homeopathic College and Hospital, the commercial activities of the adjoining areas will also increase.

Better connectivity to the hospital and college

Home Minister, Sh. Anil Vij said that complete work is being done to ensure better connectivity to the Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital premises. For this, the construction of Rampur-Sarsehri Road in Chandpura has been completed at a cost of Rs 4 crore. This road is up to 10 feet wide, due to which the drivers will not have any problem in commuting here in future. Similarly, a new bridge is being built at a cost of Rs 4 crore on the Tangri river bridge at Chandpura, right next to the hospital. Also, approach road is also being constructed along with the bridge at a cost of Rs 3 crore. With the construction of the bridge, the connectivity of the cantonment area with Rampur Sarsehri and Chandpura will improve.

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Minister of State for Women and Child Development, Haryana, Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda while taking strict cognizance of some complaints regarding the procurement of paddy below the Minimum Support Price (MSP) in Kaithal district

Chandigarh, October 15: Minister of State for Women and Child Development, Haryana, Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda while taking strict cognizance of some complaints regarding the procurement of paddy below the Minimum Support Price (MSP) in Kaithal district said that such incidents will not be tolerated at any cost. In view of the seriousness of the matter, she telephonically discussed the matter with Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Pradeep Dahiya and directed him to call an immediate meeting with all the officers concerned to find an early solution to resolve all such complaints at the earliest.

Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda had received a complaint regarding irregularities in the procurement of paddy highlighting that how some people in the district had procured paddy at less than Rs 100 to Rs 125 in comparison to the MSP. When farmers of different villages complained about such developments to her, the Minister immediately took cognizance and discussed the procurement matter with the Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Pradeep Dahiya. She further directed the Deputy Commissioner to hold a meeting with the departmental officers, millers and arhtiyas and ensure that such a situation does not arises again.

Smt. Dhanda said that not giving the rate fixed by the government to the farmers who are bringing their crops to the market is no less than unnecessarily harassing them. Such incidents would not be tolerated under any circumstances, and strict action would be taken if any such complaints are received again, she added.

Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda said that Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal himself is monitoring all the arrangements made regarding paddy procurement, its lifting and availability of manure with the administrative officers. She said that the government is constantly striving to financially, strengthen the farmers.

Special Girdawari to start from Saturday

Smt. Kamlesh Dhanda said that a special girdawari of crops damaged due to rain will be started in Kaithal district from Saturday and for this necessary directions have been given to the officers concerned.

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Haryana Right to Service Commission tied up with the the District Legal Services Authority Ambala for further strengthening the services delivery regime in the state of Haryana.

Chandigarh, October 15- In a sui-generis collaborative move, the Haryana Right to Service Commission tied up with the the District Legal Services Authority Ambala for further strengthening the services delivery regime in the state of Haryana.

Presiding over as Guest of Honour at Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav being celebrated through out the state of Haryana under the aegis of NALSA ,Chief Commissioner Haryana Right to Service Commission, Sh. T.C. Gupta said that DLSA Ambala has done commendable work towards making the social sector schemes of Government reach the targeted beneficiary at the grassroots. In a first, he handed over Rs. 1100 alongwith a box of sweets to parents of couples under the Mukhyamantri vivah shagun yojna on the spot.

Besides that loans to various Self help groups were sanctioned on the spot with certificates handed over to the beneficiaries. Praising the commendable work done by Smt Sukhda Pritam , Chief Judicial Magistrate DLSA Ambala, he said that DLSA Ambala has put in remarkable efforts to organise the event and that it was a very well planned out do where people would take immense knowledge and awareness of issues home with them. That apart, those who had applied with all supporting documents got their work done on the spot was another feather in the cap of DLSA Ambala.

Speaking of Right to Service Act 2014 he said that the services notified under the Act would serve as a great base to DLSA to spread its ambit towards making people aware of these services and the Commission in turn would ensure all possible cooperation from Departments regarding notified services to legal services authority.

Speaking on the event Ms Sukhda Pritam CJM legal aid Ambala said she looked forward to greater participation of the pro active Haryana Right to Service Commission in legal services activities, as 38 organisations of 31 Departments of the Government with 546 notified services fall under its ambit and can go a long way in easing the lives of people. ADC Ambala, Sh. Sachin Gupta, Secretary Haryana Right to Service Commission, Ms Meenaxee Raj, SDM Barara, Sh Girish Kumar were also present at the event.

It is noteworthy that the Haryana Right to Service Commission has, in a short span of four months of Gupta’s joining added another feather, of having collaborated with legal services authority for the cause of service delivery, to its cap after successful launch and implementation of Auto appeal system-both of which remain unprecedented in the country so far.

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Election Commission of India has directed all electors in all constituencies to produce the Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) for their identification at the polling station before casting their votes.

Chandigarh, October 15– With a view to prevent impersonation of electors during bye-elections, Election Commission of India has directed all electors in all constituencies to produce the Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) for their identification at the polling station before casting their votes.

Sharing information in this regard, an official spokesperson of Office of Chief Electoral Officer, Haryana said that to make the right of genuine electors to vote in a more effective manner, Electors Photo Identity Card (EPIC) are to be produced at the polling stations before casting of votes for identification. The spokesperson further said that for those electors who are unable to produce the EPIC shall produce one of the following alternative photo identity documents like Aadhaar Card, MNREGA Job Card, Passbooks with photograph issued by Bank/Post Office, Health Insurance Smart Card issued under the scheme of Ministry of Labour, Driving License, PAN Card, Smart Card issued by RGI under NPR, Indian Passport, Pension document with photograph, for establishing their identity, Service Identity Cards with photograph issued to employees by Central/State Government/PSUs/Public Limited Companies, and Official identity card issued to MPs/MLAs/MLCs.

The spokesperson elaborated that in case of EPIC, clerical errors, spelling mistakes, etc. should be ignored provided the identity of the elector can be established by the EPIC. Furthermore, if an elector produces an EPIC which has been issued by the Electoral Registration Officer of another Assembly Constituency, such EPIC shall also be accepted for identification provided the name of the elector finds place in the electoral roll pertaining to the polling station where the elector has turned up for voting.

However, if it is not possible to establish the identity of the elector on account of mismatch of photograph, etc. the elector shall have to produce one of the above mentioned alternative photo documents. Also, the overseas electors who are registered in the electoral roll based on the particulars of their Indian Passport shall be identified on the basis of their original passport only (and no other identity document) in the polling station.

Besides this, the Election Commission has specified that votes shall be given and recorded by means of EVMs and VVPAT printers in the manner prescribed, under the Conduct of Elections Rules, 1961, and the supplementary instructions issued by the Election Commission from time to time on the subject.

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Kurukshetra resident, Nirmala wins Haryanvi Sanjhi Award of Rs. 51,000

Results of Haryana Sanjhi Utsav-2021 declared

Chandigarh, October 15– Haryana Department of Art & Cultural Affairs, in-charge, Renu Hooda said that Kurukshetra bagged the first place in Haryana Sanjhi Utsav organized from October 7 to 15, 2021 under the joint aegis of the Department of Art & Cultural Affairs and Virasat Heritage Village, Kurukshetra.

The 65-year-old, Nirmala Devi representing team No. 22 bagged the first prize. While Chando Devi of Kaithal representing team number 24 secured the second prize. The third place was secured by Simran of Karnal representing Team No. 2. The fourth place was secured by Ramandeep of Kurukshetra representing Team number 23. While fifth place was secured by Mukesh Rani of Karnal representing Team No. 19. A special award was bagged by 65-year-old Suraj Devi, a resident of Ballabhgarh, of Team No. 29.

She said that it is for the first time that Haryana State level Haryana Sanjhi Utsav was organized in folk form in collaboration with Haryana Government and Virasat Heritage Village. A prize amount of Rs 51,000 was given to the first prize winner, Rs 31,000 to the second prize winner, Rs. 21,000 to the third prize winner and Rs. 11,000 to the 2 woman artists who were given consolation prize and the woman artist who won the special prize was given Rs. 51,000.

More than 54 woman artists participated in the sanjhi making competition. Dr. Mahasingh Poonia, Director, Department of Youth and Cultural Affairs, Kurukshetra University, Dr. Ranbir Phogat, Kalpana Poonia and Renu Hooda were among the jury members. For the first time, Sanjhi songs were sung during Sanjhi festival. Women artists performed folk dances on the songs of Sanjhi. Besides this, many artists and cultural groups from all over the state entertained people with their performances.

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FIR lodged after body of a man found near protest site at Singhu border, Investigation of the case is underway

Chandigarh, October 15– First Information Report (FIR) has been lodged at Kundli police station in connection with murder of a person near the protest site at the Singhu border in Sonipat district.

Giving detailed information here today, a Haryana Police spokesperson informed that on October 15, 2021 police in Kundli got information that near the protest site at the Singhu border, the Nihangs have hanged and tied a person to a barricade and his hand was chopped off. As soon as the police reached there, the person had died. Some people were standing there. When the police tried to take the body away, the people at the spot protested. After some efforts, the body was brought to the civil hospital Sonepat for post-mortem. The post-mortem of the dead body will be conducted by the board of doctors. Case FIR number 605 dated October 15, 2021 has been registered in the police station Kundli under sections 302/34 of the Indian Penal Code.

People were questioned regarding the incident but no concrete information was gathered. After making extensive efforts, the deceased has been identified as Lakhbir Singh son of Harnam Singh, resident of Chimakhurd district Tarn Taran Punjab. The accused involved in the incident will be arrested soon. In-depth investigation of the case is underway, he added.

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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- 15/10/2021

The Detailed Status of Surveillance Activity for COVID-19 as on 15th October, 2021 is given below:

Total No. of Sample Taken Today

20883

Total No. of Positive Cases Detected Today

14

Total Positive Cases under Home Isolation (14-10-2021)

66

Total No. of Samples Sent till date

12724843

Total No. of Samples found Positive till date

771049 (M: 471181

F: 299851

Transgender: 17)

Total Positive COVID-19 Patients Recovered / Discharged till date

760884

Total Active COVID-19 Patients

93

No. of Deaths

10049

Total No. of People Vaccinated today

32419

(1st Dose: 9522,

2nd Dose: 22897

Cumulative Coverage of Vaccination

24580047

COVID-19 Today (15-10-2021) Positivity Rate

0.06%

COVID-19 Cumulative Positivity Rate

6.07%

Recovery Rate

98.68%

Fatality Rate

1.30%

Tests Per Million Population

501966


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

15-10-2021

Cumulative Coverage of

Vaccination

Dose 1st

Dose 2nd

1

Gurugram

9

181314

180346[10]

99.47

922

46

391

1045

3376393

2

Faridabad

1

99866

99143

99.28

716

7

1382

13204

2321187

3

Hisar

0

53993

52856

97.89

1136

1

157

150

1286003

4

Sonepat

0

47137

46883

99.46

254

0

913

1222

1331059

5

Karnal

0

40035

39481

98.62

552

2

254

378

1381416

6

Panipat

0

31148

30510

97.95

638

0

58

33

1051036

7

Panchkula

3

30749

30364[3]

98.75

378

7

50

248

708854

8

Ambala

0

30148

29634

98.30

509

5

130

821

1383875

9

Sirsa

0

29277

28768[1]

98.26

508

1

352

360

1036853

10

Rohtak

1

25901

25344

97.85

534

6

1644

1078

905484

11

Yamunanagar

0

24625

24204

98.29

414

7

205

529

1119207

12

Bhiwani

0

22409

21757

97.09

652

0

245

368

990732

13

Kurukshetra

0

22145

21786

98.38

357

2

218

223

829016

14

Mahindergarh

0

21689

21534

99.29

155

0

209

384

809588

15

Jind

0

21208

20672

97.47

533

3

1194

418

878749

16

Rewari

0

20323

20101[1]

98.91

221

1

18

99

914881

17

Jhajjar

0

18848

18514

98.23

328

0

863

1251

913902

18

Fatehabad

0

17875

17394

97.31

481

0

95

126

757205

19

Kaithal

0

11244

10895

96.90

346

3

35

170

792935

20

Palwal

0

11025

10871

98.60

153

1

585

430

792043

21

Charkhi Dadri

0

5076

4937

97.26

139

0

36

248

599768

22

Nuh

0

5014

4890

97.53

123

1

488

112

399861

Total

14

771049

760884[15]

98.68

10049

93

9522

22897

24580047

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 2637 number of Plasma Units collected from COVID 19 recovered patients till date and 1738 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 15th October 2021: 37487 (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