HPPC approves purchases worth more than Rs. 450 crore

Chief Minister chairs HPPC meeting

Chandigarh, May 13- The meeting of the High Powered Purchase Committee (HPPC) and Department High Powered Purchase Committee (DHPPC) chaired by Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal today approved the purchases of goods and items to be procured by various departments worth more than Rs. 450 crore.

Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala, Transport Minister, Sh. Mool Chand Sharma, Power Minister, Sh. Ranjit Chautala and Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Sh. Anoop Dhanak are also remained present on this occasion.

Later while addressing the media persons, Sh. Manohar Lal while divulging the meeting details said that a total of 17 agendas of eight departments namely Irrigation and Wate Resources, Civil Aviation, Haryana Roadways Engineering Corporation (HREC), Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Limited (HVPLN), Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN), HAREDA and New and Renewable Energy, Printing and Stationary were tabled in the meeting. Out of which 14 agendas were approved.

While responding to another question, the Chief Minister said that in the last two days, there have been no power cuts and soon the State Government will start getting additional power from the Bhakra power plant as well.

Responding to a question regarding, Panchayat elections he said that all the required formalities have been completed by the State Government. Now the Election Commission has to take a final call on this as to when to hold the elections, said Sh. Manohar Lal.

Recent incidents in Punjab are certainly a matter of concern. Given security concerns, Haryana is also keeping a close vigil to ensure law and order situation remains intact, said Sh. Manohar Lal while responding to a question regarding a recent security breach incident in Punjab.

On the issue of giving water to Delhi, Chief Minister said that Delhi is getting its legitimate share from Haryana, keeping aside the fact that whether Haryana will get water share from Punjab or not, said Sh. Manohar Lal.

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There is a lot of enthusiasm among the youth for Khelo India Youth Games– 2021

Crowds show up for Khelo India Raahgiri programmes

The torch to reach Bhiwani on May 14; Khelo India Raahgiri programme to also be held

Chandigarh, May 13– The enthusiasm among the youth for the Khelo India Youth Games–2021 to be held in Haryana, which has made a unique identity in sports across the world, is palpable. It can be seen clearly from the size of the crowd that the people of the state want to witness these games being held in Haryana. During these programmes the citizens are participating in various activities related to the sporting event with great zeal.

In the Khelo India Youth Games, Haryana's Mascot 'Dhakad' will become a symbol of the sports culture of the state

On hearing the names of Mascots Jaya and Vijay of Khelo India Youth Games, their adorable image comes alive in the mind and fills the sports lovers with even more enthusiasm. But in the fourth edition of Khelo India Youth Games – 2021, going to be held in Haryana, this time along with Jaya and Vijay, the audience will also get to see Haryana's own Mascot Dhakad, which is a symbol of Haryana's food and sports culture here.

Khelo India will be special for the players as well as the spectators

The position that Haryana has achieved in the field of sports is a fruitful result of the hard work of the players and the Sports Policy of the State Government and today, on the basis of this identity, Haryana is hosting the fourth edition of Khelo India Youth Games-2021. It is a matter of pride for every Haryanvi. Therefore, the Haryana Government is also leaving no stone unturned to make these games successful.

Special preparations are also being made for the spectators who come to motivate the players. Selfie points with mascots, jerseys, or other attractive symbols are being created at the famous tourist places and sports complexes of different cities, where these games are to be held, so that the spectators can cherish the golden memories of these games. In rural areas as well, graffiti walls will be installed on the walls of parks and gymnasiums, sports stadiums and schools and colleges.

The torch will reach Bhiwani on May 14; Khelo India Raahgiri programme to also be held

The Torch Relay, which started from Panchkula on May 7, 2022, is continuously visiting the districts and generating enthusiasm among the youth. In this episode, the torch will enter Bhiwani district on May 14, which will be given a grand welcome. A Raahgiri programme will also be organized on this occasion, in which citizens will participate.

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Now Arms Licence applications will be online- Haryana Chief Minister

Arms licence applications will be available on Antyodaya Saral Kendras

Chandigarh, May 13– Taking another step towards making maximum use of Information Technology in citizen services, Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Mahohar Lal has given the go ahead to the process of making Arms Licence online.

The Chief Minister was presiding over the review meeting regarding Arms Licence here today. In the meeting, the Chief Minister directed that the application process of arms licence should be linked with the Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP). For this, NIC, Citizen Resource Information Department and Home Department will work together. In the meeting, the Chief Minister was assured that the entire process will be completed in two months and the portal could be launched on July 1.

Training will be mandatory for arms licence

It was decided in the meeting that those who get arms licence issued will have to take at least one week training in Arms and Firing from the Police Department. The Chief Minister was apprised that besides firing ranges of Haryana Police in Sirsa, Narnaul, Jind and Kurukshetra, training can also be imparted at the Police Training Centres of Madhuban, Karnal, Bhondsi, Gurugram, Sunaria in Rohtak and Rohtak in the beginning.

Arms licence applicant will have to fill a training option and a message about the training will be sent on the mobile of the applicant

In the meeting, it was also informed that licences are granted under the Arms Act and amendments have been made in this Act in the year 2016 and in the year 2019. According to the Act, first arms licences are given for the protection of crops and for the person’s self-safety. At present the duration of arms licence is five years. Retailer licences are also given to registered security agencies as per rules. The Chief Minister directed that the licence categories should be described on priority basis and there should be complete transparency in the process. Besides this, the data of arms licences of all the districts should be reviewed on a regular basis, he emphasized.

In the meeting, Chief Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Sh. D S Dhesi, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Sh. V. Umashankar, Additional Chief Secretary, Home Department, Sh. Rajeev Arora, Director General of Police Sh. P.K Agarwal, ADG CID Sh. Alok Mittal and other senior officers were present.

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Those who transport goods illegally in Haryana will be punished

Deputy Chief Minister took a review meeting with officers of Excise and Taxation Department

Raiding officers will be equipped with Cameras

Chandigarh, May 13- Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Sh. Dushyant Chautala said that those who transport goods illegally in Haryana will be cracked down. Strict action will be taken against such violators who will be caught carrying goods in a commercial vehicle without paying any tax. During such vehicle inspections, there will be a team of police force which will accompany the officers of the Taxation Department. He added that raiding officers will be equipped with cameras.

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister presided over a review meeting of enforcement of Excise and Taxation Department in Chandigarh today. The Deputy Chief Minister, who also holds the charge of Excise and Taxation Department, directed to take strict action against such officers who show negligence in their work and also those who don’t sincerely keep a check on such tax evading violators. He said that soon cameras would be procured which would be fitted in the clothes of the raiding officers, their tracking would be done from the headquarters.

Sh. Dushyant Chautala said that if people do not pay taxes honestly, then there will be revenue losses to the government as it is from this revenue that electricity, water, roads, transport, education, health and other public facilities are provided in the state. He directed the senior officers of the department to take review meetings of their subordinate officers on a monthly basis. In these meetings, information related to tax evasion, raids, recovery and registration of cases etc. will be updated and guidance will be taken from higher officials as per requirement.

Apart from an in-depth discussion on tax collection and tracking tax evasion violators during the past year, the Deputy Chief Minister also assessed the accomplishments of officers who outperformed and recommended that officers who underperformed be summoned.

Additional Chief Secretary, Excise and Taxation Department, Sh. Anurag Rastogi, Commissioner, Excise and Taxation Department, Sh. Shekhar Vidyarthi, Additional Commissioner, GST, Sh. Siddharth Jain, Additional Commissioner Administrative and Enforcement, Sh. Dheeraj Garg, OSD to Deputy Chief Minister, Shri Kamlesh Bhadoo and other senior officers were present during the meeting.

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हरियाणा के गृह एवं स्वास्थ्य मंत्री श्री अनिल विज रोहतक में लोक संपर्क एवं कष्ट निवारण समिति की बैठक की अध्यक्षता करते हुए। (13 मई, 2022)

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There is a lot of enthusiasm in the public about the Pragati rally to be held on May 15, Sh. Kanwar Pal

Chief Minister will dedicate development projects worth crores

Development projects worth about Rs. 4,000 crore completed in Yamunanagar

Chandigarh, May 13– Haryana Education Minister, Sh. Kanwar Pal said that there is a lot of enthusiasm among the people regarding the Pragati Rally to be organized in Yamunanagar on May 15. This rally will be historic and will break the record of all the previous rallies.

Giving this information during a press conference in Chandigarh today, the Education Minister said that Haryana Chief Minister, Sh. Manohar Lal will dedicate development projects worth crores to the public in this rally. Yamunanagar MLA, Sh. Ghanshyam Das Arora was also present on the occasion.

Sh. Kanwar Pal said that development projects worth about Rs. 4,000 crore have been completed in Yamunanagar district, out of which various development works have been completed in Jagadhri assembly constituency at an amount of more than Rs.1,082 crore. He said that earlier there used to be only one government college in Yamunanagar, but during the time of the present government, three government colleges have been set up. Apart from this, 4 Industrial Training Institutes have also been set up in which youth are being trained for various trades.

He said that apart from setting up of 200 bedded hospital in Yamunanagar, there has been an increase in health services in big villages like Chhachhrauli, and Jagadhri, so that people will get health services at a faster pace. Apart from this, a medical college dedicated to Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Singh Ji will also be constructed. He said that there will be no dearth of development works in Yamunanagar district in the coming three years and all necessary works will be completed.

Correct information about history being given to the younger generation

Responding to a question, the Education Minister said that lessons regarding Veer Savarkar were being taught in schools earlier and will be taught further. Young generation is being given correct information about history. He said that in the freedom of the country, great men in their own way contributed significantly to liberate the country with their sacrifice and struggle. These are the events that happened in history and the younger generation is being made aware of them.

Shortage of teachers will be overcome soon

In response to another question, the Education Minister said that teachers will be sent to government schools where there is a shortage of teachers. For this, powers will soon be given to the DEOs at the district level so that the education of the children is not affected. He said that there is a shortage of teachers in the state, it will be removed after completing the new recruitment process of teachers in a year. Apart from this, the ongoing dispute in the court regarding the recruitment process of TGT teachers has been resolved, due to which more than 3000 teachers will be recruited soon.

Students will get books soon

The Education Minister said that books have been made available to students from class I to III under the finalized curriculum in compliance with the New Education Policy. A meeting has been called to soon provide books to the students of classes IV to VIII, in which the work of giving books will be completed by the month of July. He said that along with the printing of books, the work of distributing them to the students will also be done at an accelerated pace.

Enthusiasm among students about online classes

He said that so far 3.7 lakh Tablets have been distributed to the school students and the remaining about 2 lakh more Tablets will be given to the students soon. He said that during the summer vacations, online classes will be organized for the students of class X to XII through Tablets. There is a lot of enthusiasm among the students about these classes and through Tablets as students will get new experience and teachers will also be trained.

He said that drainage and RCC road up to STP have been constructed to make plywood industry free from water logging. To ease the movement, a four-way bridge has been constructed on the Western Yamuna Canal at a cost of Rs.12 crore. Apart from this, 39 new tube wells have been installed in the Municipal Corporation to provide clean drinking water, which have been connected with about 12.5 km long pipe.

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Sports gives inspiration to move forward in life

Khelo India Youth Games torch welcomed in Sirsa

Children display talent during Raahgiri programme

Chandigarh, May 13– Deputy Commissioner, Sirsa, Sh. Ajay Singh Tomar said that youth should actively participate in sports using their energy in a positive direction. Sports also develop the spirit of competition in children, which motivates them to move forward in life. Haryana Government has taken many important steps to advance sports and sportspersons in the state, hence the players of Haryana have set new records in the field of sports. Due to this, the players of the state have brought laurels to the country and the state at the national and international level.

The Deputy Commissioner was giving his message to the players present after welcoming the torch which arrived under Khelo India Youth Games at Shaheed Bhagat Singh Stadium on Thursday. After the programme, the Deputy Commissioner flagged off the torch and sent it to Hisar district.

A Raahgiri programme was also organized on this occasion, in which children and youth displayed their talent in sports. The Deputy Commissioner said that the government is providing the best facilities to the players of the state in every field. Efforts are being made for the all round development of the players. He said that parents should also give full opportunities to the children to hone their talents. They will be happy when maximum number of players from district Sirsa will participate in sports at national and international level.

During this, there was a competition among the children to take selfies with Shubhankar. Arjun Awardee Mandeep Singh, Sardar Jagtar Singh, Bahadur Singh, District Education Officer, Sh. Sant Kumar and District Sports and Youth Program Officer, Sh. Sudesh Kumar were present on the occasion.

Children performed sports in Raahgiri programme

In Khelo India Youth, Haryana Government has also included traditional sports, which include Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta, Malkhamb and Yogasana. In the Raahgiri programme, the children performed sports like gymnastics, wrestling, archery, hockey, boxing, handball etc. Nehru Yuva Kendra also presented a play on the theme of drug addiction. The students of Shri Ram Sutlej presented a cultural programme on the theme Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao and Beti Khilao. Similarly, the artists of Bhajan Mandali of District Information and Public Relations Officer's office presented songs full of national devotion.

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District Attorney arrested red handed taking bribe of Rs. 2500

Chandigarh, May 13– Haryana State Vigilance Bureau has arrested District Attorney, Mahendra Pal posted in District Court of Hisar who was caught red-handed while accepting a bribe of Rs. 2500 from an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of Haryana Police.

While giving this information, the spokesperson of the Bureau said that the complainant ASI, Sh. Subhash Chandra approached Vigilance after the District Attorney demanded money in lieu of forwarding the challan in a case in the trial court.

The spokesperson said that on receiving information in this regard, the team of the Bureau raided the District Court premises and caught the District Attorney red-handed taking a bribe of Rs. 2500. A case has been registered against the accused under the Prevention of Corruption Act and further investigation is in process.

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Haryana Government has suspended the services of Sh. Hemant Kalson, IGP/CTI serving in Home Guard

Chandigarh, May 13- Haryana Government has suspended the services of Sh. Hemant Kalson, IGP/CTI serving in Home Guard with immediate effect on account of misusing his official power and also tarnishing the image of the department, displaying grave misconduct and conducting himself in a manner unbecoming of a member of the service.

During the suspension period his headquarter will be in the office of DGP, Haryana, Panchkula and he will not leave the station without prior permission of the competent authority.

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Four held with 10 illegal weapons and 15 cartridges

Chandigarh, May 13– Haryana Police has arrested four persons after it recovered 10 illegal weapons and 15 cartridges from their possession in Mahendergarh district.

A Haryana Police spokesperson informed that arrested accused were identified as Sanjay aka Sanjeev and Rahul aka Junior, both residents of Saidpur, Vipin of Neerpur, Ateli and Ravindra aka Ravi of Beghpur.

Secret information was received that the accused were roaming in the Ateli area with illegal weapons and they could commit some major crime. Acting swiftly, a team of Crime Investigation Agency raided the location and arrested them which led to the recovery of illegal weapons including 8 desi katta, 2 desi pistols and 15 cartridges.

During the investigation, it was revealed that arrested accused were involved in the incident of assault and firing on Kathuwas toll plaza. It was also revealed that arrested accused are of criminal nature, against whom many cases are registered in the past.

Accused Sanjay has already been involved in half a dozen cases of attempt to murder, ransom and Arms Act. Ravindra is already facing 8 cases of attempt to murder, demanding ransom, Excise Act and Arms Act. While cases pertaining to theft, random call and under Arms Act were already registered against Rahul and Vipin.

After registration of a case, the accused have been taken on remand for further interrogation. A thorough probe into the case is underway.

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505-gram heroin worth over Rs 50 lakh seized in Fatehabad

Chandigarh, May 13- In a major catch, Haryana Police has arrested a drug supplier with 505 grams of heroin in Bhuna area of Fatehabad district.

Sharing the information here today, a Haryana Police spokesperson informed that arrested accused identified as Mohan Lal is a resident of Ding Mandi and presently living in the Auto market, Bhuna.

Preliminary probe revealed that accused brought the consignment from a Nigerian in Delhi to supply in local areas in the district. The estimated value of the seized drug is over Rs 50 lakh.

A team of Anti narcotic cell during patrolling had got a tip-off that arrested accused, who lives in a rented house in the auto market, has come from Delhi with a huge quantity of heroin. On this, the police started vigil near his house. Meanwhile, when Mohanlal came on a motorcycle, the police team overpowered him. When searched, 505 grams of heroin was recovered from his possession.

A case was registered under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act against the accused and further investigation is underway.

During this year, Police had so far arrested 74 peddlers in Fatehabad district after it recovered around three kg of heroin worth Rs 3 crore from their possession.

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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- 13/05/2022

The Detailed Status of Surveillance Activity for COVID-19 as on 13th May, 2022 is given below:

Total No. of Sample Taken Today

15317

Total No. of Positive Cases Detected Today

439

Total Active COVID-19 Patients

1912

Total No. of Active Cases under Home Isolation (13-05-2022)

1876

Total No. of Samples found Positive till date

998552

Total Positive COVID-19 Patients Recovered / Discharged till date

985996

No. of Deaths

10621

Total No. of People Vaccinated Today

38971

(1st Dose: 10169

2nd Dose: 15715

Precaution Dose: 13087)

Cumulative Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccination - 1st Dose

(Achieved 100% for 18yrs above population)

23453414(100%)

Cumulative Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccination - 2nd Dose

(Achieved 86% for 15yrs above population)

19067338 (86%)

Cumulative Coverage of COVID-19 Vaccination - Precaution Dose

522818

Cumulative Coverage of Total COVID-19 Vaccination

43043570

COVID-19 Today (13-05-2022) Positivity Rate

3.02%

Recovery Rate

98.74%

Fatality Rate

1.06%


District Wise Details:

Sr

No

Name of District

Positive Cases Today

No of Active Cases

Cumulative Positive Cases

Cumulative Recovered/ Discharged Cases

Recovery Rate (%)

No. of Deaths

COVID-19, Vaccination Status

(NHM, Haryana)*

Coverage of Vaccination on 13-05-2022

Cumulative Coverage of

Vaccination

Dose 1st

Dose 2nd

Precaution

Dose

1

Gurugram

330

1170

271333

269156 [360]

99.20

1007

946

1857

2906

5271743

2

Faridabad

65

568

129158

127849 [69]

98.99

741

623

1129

1819

3999611

3

Hisar

5

15

62091

60901 [2]

98.08

1175

106

384

131

2332538

4

Sonipat

1

7

58693

58410 [3]

99.52

276

873

1073

742

2266637

5

Karnal

0

15

48234

47623 [2]

98.73

596

680

1076

409

2374222

6

Panchkula

6

23

44258

43821 [11]

99.01

414

273

374

359

1104736

7

Ambala

0

3

40790

40245 [1]

98.66

542

475

437

1137

2107282

8

Panipat

1

14

36084

35398 [1]

98.10

672

216

624

514

2038431

9

Sirsa

7

9

33390

32842

98.36

539

430

499

89

1922304

10

Rohtak

10

33

31931

31344

98.16

537

188

773

291

1684794

11

Yamunanagar

0

5

30678

30218 [1]

98.50

455

270

1045

341

1925545

12

Kurukshetra

4

10

26854

26446 [2]

98.48

398

552

1051

607

1530623

13

Bhiwani

0

7

26512

25840 [1]

97.47

665

1621

1299

346

1748593

14

Mahendragarh

0

0

24754

24589

99.33

165

289

274

340

1367401

15

Rewari

1

3

24609

24382 [3]

99.08

224

196

418

413

1551804

16

Jind

0

3

24355

23810

97.76

542

541

868

181

1704082

17

Jhajjar

3

11

23477

23110

98.44

350

537

502

375

1565003

18

Fatehabad

1

2

20067

19567

97.51

498

101

39

70

1190691

19

Kaithal

0

3

14240

13866

97.37

371

925

1481

647

1735257

20

Palwal

2

4

13492

13318 [1]

98.71

170

272

196

50

1520489

21

Charkhi Dadri

3

7

7442

7290

97.96

145

50

243

1289

881065

22

Nuh

0

0

6110

5971

97.73

139

5

73

31

1220719

Haryana

439

1912

998552

985996 [457]

98.74

10621

10169

15715

13087

43043570


Position of COVID-19 Beds* in Haryana: -

Districts

Govt O2 Other than ICU

Pvt. O2 Other than ICU

Govt Beds O2

ICU

Pvt. Beds O2

ICU

Govt

Ventilators

Pvt. Ventilators

Total

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Total

Occupied

Available

Ambala

436

0

436

364

3

361

41

0

41

40

0

40

33

0

33

24

0

24

938

3

935

Bhiwani

350

0

350

211

0

211

7

0

7

66

0

66

21

0

21

17

0

17

672

0

672

Charkhi Dadri

190

0

190

27

0

27

1

0

1

34

0

34

11

0

11

0

0

0

263

0

263

Faridabad

531

0

531

1640

4

1636

91

0

91

530

3

527

61

0

61

126

0

126

2979

7

2972

Fatehabad

73

0

73

106

1

105

47

0

47

46

0

46

11

0

11

26

0

26

309

1

308

Gurugram

259

0

259

2203

5

2198

10

0

10

637

12

625

32

0

32

237

2

235

3378

19

3359

Hisar

383

0

383

584

0

584

40

0

40

207

0

207

85

0

85

128

0

128

1427

0

1427

Jhajjar

75

0

75

569

0

569

25

0

25

297

0

297

13

0

13

50

0

50

1029

0

1029

Jind

225

0

225

183

0

183

20

0

20

61

0

61

12

0

12

12

0

12

513

0

513

kaithal

115

0

115

85

0

85

14

0

14

25

0

25

17

0

17

14

0

14

270

0

270

Karnal

115

1

114

165

1

164

41

1

40

106

0

106

5

0

5

18

0

18

450

3

447

Kurukshetra

37

0

37

326

0

326

0

0

0

147

0

147

15

0

15

85

0

85

610

0

610

Mahendragarh

181

0

181

141

0

141

0

0

0

59

0

59

15

0

15

18

0

18

414

0

414

Nuh

149

0

149

14

0

14

24

0

24

3

0

3

31

0

31

0

0

0

221

0

221

Palwal

150

0

150

200

0

200

8

0

8

127

0

127

25

0

25

21

0

21

531

0

531

Panchkula

201

1

200

157

5

152

49

0

49

50

0

50

55

0

55

12

0

12

524

6

518

Panipat

414

0

414

276

0

276

10

0

10

140

0

140

4

0

4

45

0

45

889

0

889

Rewari

75

0

75

334

0

334

8

0

8

187

0

187

8

0

8

34

0

34

646

0

646

Rohtak

983

2

981

289

2

287

326

0

326

176

0

176

291

0

291

82

0

82

2147

4

2143

Sirsa

460

0

460

240

2

238

10

0

10

102

0

102

25

0

25

39

0

39

876

2

874

Sonipat

535

0

535

654

0

654

60

0

60

105

0

105

60

0

60

35

0

35

1449

0

1449

Yamunanagar

131

1

130

356

0

356

26

0

26

152

0

152

5

0

5

27

0

27

697

1

696

Total

6068

5

6063

9124

23

9101

858

1

857

3297

15

3282

835

0

835

1050

2

1048

21232

46

21186

*Data above includes total patients admitted including Non-Haryana Residents and is dynamic in nature.

*Source – NHM Beds Portal, Haryana


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-50/-

6. IgG based ELISA Testing-250/-

• The Government of Haryana has fixed the upper limited of lab test in patients of COVID-19/ post-COVID

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

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 labs capacity available in Haryana for COVID-19 testing.

Total Labs

52

Govt. Labs

26

Govt. Labs Capacity

10130 per day

MoU with Private Labs

26

MoU with Private Labs Capacity

108450 per day

Total Labs Capacity

118580 per day

• 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.

• Govt. of Haryana has made 2nd dose compulsory for which detailed guidelines have been issued to all Deputy Commissioners on 22 December 2021.

• Vaccination for population between 15 to 18 Years of age was started on 03-01-22.

• Govt. of Haryana has started administering COVID-19 Booster/Precaution Dose on 10th January 2022 to Health Care Workers, Front Line Workers, and to people of 60 Years and above with comorbidity, who have completed 9 months since the 2nd Dose.

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