Chief Minister takes stock of ongoing preparations for Khelo India Youth Games

Around 10,000 players from all over the country to participate in Khelo India

Haryana is progressing continuously in the field of sports: Manohar Lal

Chandigarh, December 4: Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that all preparations would be completed by December 31 for the successful conduct of the fourth edition of the Khelo India Youth Games in Panchkula which is scheduled to be held from February 5 to 14, 2022. As many as 25 different types of sports will be organized in this sports event, in which about 10000 players from across the country will participate. This opening ceremony will be held on February 5 at Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Sector-3, Panchkula, he added.

The Chief Minister said this while addressing the media persons after inspecting the preparations being made for the Khelo India Youth Games at Tau Devi Lal Stadium in Panchkula today. Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs, Sh. Sandeep Singh also remained present on this occasion.

The Chief Minister expressed his gratitude to the Prime Minister, Sh. Narendra Modi and the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs for allowing Haryana to host the Khelo India Youth Games.

The Chief Minister informed that 25 different sports would be organized under Khelo India Games. There are 20 such games that are already being organized. Besides this, five regional games have also been added this time, which include Gatka of Punjab, Thang-Ta of Manipur, Kalaripayattu of Kerala, Malkhamb of Maharashtra and Yogasan.

An amount of Rs. 250 crore will be spent on the development of necessary infrastructure for these games, of which Rs. 150 crore will be spent for infrastructure development and Rs. 100 crore will be spent on other equipment and facilities.

He said that all the preparations for the infrastructure being developed as per the requirement of all the sports would be completed by December 31. Entire arrangements are being made for the lodging and boarding, and transportation of the players.

Divulging detailed information about the games, the Chief Minister said that along with Panchkula, these games would be organized in Ambala, Shahabad, Chandigarh and Delhi. He said that the final matches of most of the games will start from February 8, which will be telecast live through Star Sports channel.

In response to a question regarding compliance with the guidelines of COVID-19 during the Games, the Chief Minister said that compliance with the Pandemic guidelines would be ensured. He said that two cases of the new variant of the COVID-19 that has just been detected have been found in the country. The health department and all other departments are on alert and the health department is fully prepared to deal with any situation.

The Chief Minister said that Haryana is continuously progressing in sports and the state government is increasing the budget of sports every year. Where the budget of sports was Rs 151 crore in the year 2014-15, it has now increased to Rs 394 crore in 2021-22, which is more than double.

He said that 500 sports nurseries, which were closed due to COVID-19, have been revived to nurture sports talent among the budding sportspersons since childhood under the State Government's 'Catch them Young' Policy. In addition, 500 more sports nurseries will be developed.

The Chief Minister said that sports stadiums are being renovated at the village level. Besides this, mapping is also being done by the government and where the number of sports stadiums is less, sports stadiums will be built as per the requirement.

The Chief Minister said that the players have also appreciated the initiative of the State Government to give an amount of Rs 5 lakh in advance for the preparation to Olympic players. Besides this, Haryana is the only state that not only in the country but also in the world, is known for giving the highest amount to the Olympic winners as a reward. Keeping in view the progress of Haryana in the field of sports, other provinces are also studying the sports policy of Haryana.

He said that a Scientific Training and Rehabilitation Center is being set up in Panchkula to prepare the players mentally and physically for sports. Apart from this, such centres will also be set up in Karnal, Hisar, Rohtak and Gurugram.

The Chief Minister said that on the occasion of Divyangjan Diwas tomorrow, he has announced to set up a Divyang Sports Corner in one stadium in every district.

On this occasion, Principal Secretary, Sports and Youth Affairs Department, Sh. A.K. Singh, Deputy Commissioner, Panchkula, Sh. Mahavir Kaushik, Commissioner of Police, Panchkula, Sh. Saurabh Singh, Director, Sports and Youth Affairs Department and OSD, Khelo India, Sh. Pankaj Nain and SDM, Smt. Richa Rathi also remained present.

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*100 km area around Delhi should be kept in NCR, rest of the area State Government will develop at its own level: Chief Minister Manohar Lal*

*The Chief Minister said that the Central Government would constitute a committee regarding MSP, in which farmers, economists, agricultural scientists, representatives of the Central and State Governments would be part of the committee*

Chandigarh December 4 – Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal said that when the NCR region was formed, people thought that they would get lot of facilities, but the facilities were not as per their expectations. In this regard, he has suggested to the Central Government that only the area up to 100 km should be kept in NCR. He added that the area outside that 100 km will be developed by the Haryana Government at its own level.

The Chief Minister was interacting with the media after a public hearing during his stay in Karnal on Saturday. In response to a question from the media, he said that the public hearing programmes were halted due to the Covid-19 but they have been resumed again.

During this programme, about 700 people collectively put forward 300 issues in total, out of which directions were given to the concerned officers on the spot to resolve most of them.

There were about 20 to 25 people who had come from other neighbouring districts. He said that some complaints were related to policy matter at the State level, those would be redressed from Chandigarh.

In response to a question, the Chief Minister said that the BJP-JJP coalition Government is working with strength. He said that the Central Government is forming a committee regarding MSP, in which farmers, economists, agricultural scientists, representatives of the Central and State Governments will be part of the committee.

On this occasion, MLA, Indri Sh. Ram Kumar Kashyap, Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Nishant Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police, Sh. Ganga Ram Punia, officers and employees of the concerned departments were present.

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Unemployed youth can now register on Kaushal Vikas Nigam portal for job, eligible persons will get benefits as per rules, Chief Minister Manohar Lal

As many as 700 attend Janta Darbar at Karnal, Chief Minister resolves most of the problems on the spot

Chandigarh, December 4: Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal today heard the grievances of about 700 people during a Janta Darbar which lasted for about four hours in Karnal.

These included complaints related to various departments such as education, medical, road construction, police etc. which were redressed on the spot and necessary instructions to the officers were given. The Chief Minister added that as some complaints were related to the state level policy matter so they would be resolved from the Chandigarh Headquarters.

The Chief Minister called upon the unemployed youths to register themselves for seeking jobs on the newly developed Kaushal Vikas Nigam portal so that they can get its benefits as per rules.

During the Darbar, an elderly person shared his family issue before the Chief Minister after which the Chief Minister immediately directed Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Nishant Kumar Yadav to take appropriate action.

Similarly, during the hearing of another problem, the Chief Minister directed the District Vigilance Team to be more active so that cases like frauds could be dealt with immediately.

He directed the officers to prepare a proposal for setting up a bus stand in village Balla on the demand of the Panchayat. The Chief Minister directed the officers concerned to take appropriate action regarding the demands of appointment of doctor in the health center, setting up a library in the village and renovation of veterinary hospital.

On this occasion, MLA Indri, Sh. Ramkumar Kashyap, Mayor Smt. Renu Bala Gupta, Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Nishant Kumar Yadav, Superintendent of Police, Sh. Gangaram Punia, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Dr. Manoj Kumar also remained present.

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*ANTYODAYA FAIR WILL PROVE TO BE A MILESTONE FOR POOR FAMILIES*

*INCOME OF ELIGIBLE FAMILIES WILL BE INCREASED UNDER THE SCHEME*
Chandigarh December 4 – The Chief Minister Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojana of the State Government will prove to be a milestone in raising the living standards of poor families. For this, Antyodaya Gramodaya Melas are being organized by the Government in all the districts of the State till December 25, 2021.

An official spokesperson said that in the first phase of these fairs, this scheme has been implemented with the objective of increasing the income of the families whose annual income is less than Rs. 1 Lakh so that the life of such families can be improved. Such families have been identified and invited to the fair through information. For organizing such fairs 17 departments have been identified which run schemes for the upliftment and social development of the poor. Similarly, there are about 20 banks, which give loans for self-employment.
He informed that stalls of all such departments and banks have been set up in Antyodaya Mela. Registration of people coming to the Mela is already completed. After that, they are sent to the counter for counselling, where the officers and employees will give detailed information regarding the employment schemes according to their interest. After evaluating their interest volunteers will take them to the respective counter. Through these fairs, efforts are being made to provide a means to increase family income of the eligible families according to their interest.
The spokesperson said that Antyodaya Rozgar Mela is being organized across the State. The footfall trend of people is continuously increasing in such fairs and positive outcomes are also coming out. He informed that these fairs are being organized in all municipal corporations, municipal areas and rural blocks.

*Feedback is being taken from eligible people by inspecting 11 counters in the fair*

The concerned Deputy Commissioner and the Administrative Officers posted at the State Level are inspecting the 11 counters being set up in Antyodaya Melas one by one. In addition to the members of the eligible families present at various stalls, talking to the officers and employees sitting at the stalls, taking information about the schemes and getting feedback from them, how many people have come to their counter so far and in which work or scheme they have shown interest.
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100 foreign students of Kurukshetra University to present research papers at International Gita Seminar

Gita Seminar on International Gita Mahotsava to be held from December 9 to 11, 2021


Chandigarh, December 4 - In the International Gita Mahotsava-2021, as many as 100 foreign students of Kurukshetra University will present their research papers on the holy book Gita. The students from Afghanistan, South Africa, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Mauritius and other countries are studying in various departments of the university. All these students will present their research paper on the topic of 'Contribution of the Holy Book Gita to the Freedom Movement' in the International Gita Seminar which will be held from December 9 to 11.

International Gita Mahotsava is being organized in Kurukshetra from December 2 to 19, 2021. The main events of the Mahotsava will be held from December 9 to 14. Among these main programmes, International Gita Seminar will be organized at Kurukshetra University on December 9, 2021, in which 100 foreign students will present their research papers on the holy book Gita.

In the ongoing Saras Mela held in Kurukshetra during International Gita Jayanti Mahotsava, the art of craftsmen and artisans is attracting tourists towards this Mela. Every artisan and craftsman is showcasing something or the other thing of attraction for the tourists at their stall. At the same time, Handicrafts on the banks of Brahmasarovar have added colours to this Mahotsava. Tourists from other states visiting the fair are enthralled by the handicrafts displayed by the Craftsmen here.
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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- 04/12/2021

The Detailed Status of Surveillance Activity for COVID-19 as on 4th December, 2021 is given below:

Total No. of Sample Taken Today

35889

Total No. of Positive Cases Detected Today

17

Total Positive Cases under Home Isolation (03-12-2021)

139

Total No. of Samples Sent till date

13718432

Total No. of Samples found Positive till date

771797 (M: 471586

F: 300194

Transgender: 17)

Total Positive COVID-19 Patients Recovered / Discharged till date

761563

Total Active COVID-19 Patients

157

No. of Deaths

10054

Total No. of People Vaccinated today

140913

(1st Dose: 34524,

2nd Dose: 106389

Cumulative Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccination - 1st Dose

18720969 (91%)

Cumulative Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccination – 2nd Dose

10499072 (51%)

Cumulative Coverage of Total COVID-19 Vaccination

29220041

COVID-19 Today (04-12-2021) Positivity Rate

0.05%

COVID-19 Cumulative Positivity Rate

5.64%

Recovery Rate

98.67%

Fatality Rate

1.30%

Tests Per Million Population

541161


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

04-12-2021

Cumulative Coverage of

Vaccination

Dose 1st

Dose 2nd

1

Gurugram

9

181756

180751[5]

99.45

924

81

2041

6722

3900717

2

Faridabad

1

99962

99217[4]

99.25

717

28

2602

8509

2773076

3

Hisar

0

54002

52860

97.89

1136

6

2475

9837

1458443

4

Sonepat

0

47145

46889

99.46

254

2

1523

5332

1564370

5

Karnal

2

40044

39489

98.61

552

3

1280

4665

1609163

6

Panipat

1

31155

30515

97.95

638

2

2533

6786

1285374

7

Panchkula

2

30841

30447[10]

98.72

379

15

579

2466

805911

8

Ambala

0

30152

29641

98.31

509

2

802

4388

1598539

9

Sirsa

1

29284

28775

98.26

508

1

2695

6495

1224463

10

Rohtak

0

25917

25364

97.87

534

2

1202

3383

1109438

11

Yamunanagar

0

24649

24225

98.28

414

10

686

4243

1268377

12

Bhiwani

0

22410

21758

97.09

652

0

878

8032

1246803

13

Kurukshetra

1

22154

21795

98.38

357

2

827

4113

951922

14

Mahindergarh

0

21689

21534

99.29

155

0

769

3936

945832

15

Jind

0

21210

20677

97.49

533

0

1214

5220

1085297

16

Rewari

0

20329

20108

98.91

221

0

1199

6430

1069810

17

Jhajjar

0

18850

18516

98.23

328

0

906

3295

1104614

18

Fatehabad

0

17880

17398

97.30

482

0

499

2357

844022

19

Kaithal

0

11247

10899

96.91

346

2

859

3609

985999

20

Palwal

0

11028

10875

98.61

153

0

1836

3020

987021

21

Charkhi Dadri

0

5079

4939

97.24

139

1

333

1986

677393

22

Nuh

0

5014

4891

97.55

123

0

6786

1565

723457

Total

17

771797

761563[19]

98.67

10054

157

34524

106389

29220041


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 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 KhanpurKalan (2000 sample per day), ESIC Medical College Faridabad (2000 sample per day), KalpnaChawla 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 Twenty Three 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 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 PathlabJhandewalla, Delhi (2500 sample per day), NC Medical College, Israna, Panipath (750 sample per day), AL FALAH Medical College Faridabad (400 sample per day) andGenestrings 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), Geneix Satya Laboratories, Faridabad (2500 sample per day), Med Source Ozone Biomedicals Pvt. Ltd., Faridabad (2000 sample per day), Pro Path Lab, Mayur Vihar, Delhi (2000 sample per day), Labcure Lab Pvt. Ltd., Rohini, Delhi (2000 sample per day), are doing test for COVID-19.

• More than 88.70lac 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.

• Total 2637 number of Plasma Units collected from COVID 19 recovered patients till date and 1738 COVID 19 Patients Monitoring of Home Isolation Kits Distributed as on 3rd December 2021: 38046 (Details provided by National Health Mission, Haryana).

• Sero Survey- Health Department, Haryana has conducted 3rd round of Sero Survey in the month of September 2021 in the State, wherein Seroprevalence was found to be 76.3 % (Urban 78.1 % & Rural 75.1 %). In previous 2 rounds, the Sero prevalence was found to be 8% in 1st round and 14.8% in 2nd round of Sero Survey.

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