JOB LETTERS HANDED OVER ON COMPASSIONATE GROUND IN SOCIAL SECURITY, WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

Chandigarh, June 23:-Following the directions of the Chief Minister Sh. Bhagwant Mann for resolving all employment cases of compassionate grounds at the earliest, appointment letters have been handed over to two candidates on compassionate ground in Department of Social Security, Women and Child Development today.

Mandeep Virdi has been appointed as a peon in the office of Child Development Project Officer, Phillaur and Narinder Kumar has been appointed as a peon in the office of District Program Officer, SBS Nagar.

Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister Dr. Baljit Kaur handed over the appointment letters to both the employees.

Congratulating the newly appointed employees, the Cabinet Minister implored them to serve the people with dedication and honesty. Meanwhile, she also directed the authorities to expedite the disposal of pending cases on compassionate ground in the department.

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DRINKING WATER TO BE PROVIDED TO PASSENGERS IN VOLVO BUSES OF PUNJAB GOVERNMENT

• PASSENGERS GAVE ENTHUSIASTIC RESPONSE TO PUNJAB ROADWAYS BUSES DEPARTING FOR IGI AIRPORT

CHANDIGARH, JUNE 23: The Punjab Government has decided to provide bottles of drinking water to passengers travelling in Volvo buses of State Transport.

The passengers gave enthusiastic response to Volvo buses departing from Punjab towards IGI Airport with a receipt of Rs. 100 per kilometer by the Volvo buses on this route.

Disclosing this here today, the Transport Minister Laljeet Singh Bhullar said that concerted efforts were being made to bring Punjab Roadways and other state transport buses on track under the able-leadership of the Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. He said directions had already been issued to implement the time-table of state transport buses in letter and spirit. No change and interference in the execution of time-table will be tolerated, said Bhullar adding that bus services were being made more comfortable with needful changes. He said that the action was initiated against the illegal bus services and zero tolerance would also be adopted against such illegal buses.

The Transport Minister also directed the General Managers of Punjab Roadways and Regional Transport Authorities to take all necessary actions against the illegal buses plying on the roads so that this practice could be wiped out. He asked to intensify checking drive in tandem with other authorities. He also directed them to initiate step towards containing the incidents of pilferage of diesel from buses and a pilot project in this direction should be unveiled. The V.T.S. System should also be put in place within the stipulated timeframe so as to keep a meticulous check on illegal buses on roads, said the Minister asking the authorities to ensure rotation system to provide equal opportunities to all stakeholders.

Secretary Transport Vikas Garg, Director State Transport Pardeep Sabharwal, Amandeep Kaur and Vimal Kumar Setia were also present in the meeting.

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Department of Health & Family Welfare, Punjab

Media Bulletin COVID-19

23rd June 2022 (05:00 PM)

Sr.No.

Description

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

1

Total Samples taken

805282

19794154

2

Total No. of patients tested Positive

2663

761734

3

No. of patients discharged

2009

743259

4

Total Deaths reported

17

17763

5

Sample collected on the day

10189

6

Test conducted on the day

7878

7

Positive cases on the day

113

8

Number of active Cases

712

9

No. of Patients on oxygen support

13

10

Patients at critical care Level-3 facilities

3

11

Patients who are critical and on ventilator support

1

12

Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

1

13

Total Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 1st dose

218667

14

Frontline Workers vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

7

15

Total Frontline Workers vaccinated with 1st dose

1117457

16

Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

13

17

Total Healthcare Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose

210571

18

Frontline Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

52

19

Total Frontline Workers vaccinated with 2nd dose

1013772

20

Above 45 Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

617

21

Total Above 45 Vaccinated with 1st dose

8323958

22

Above 45 Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

7547

23

Total Above 45 Vaccinated with 2nd dose

7410714

24

18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

1365

25

Total 18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

12585062

26

18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

13749

27

Total 18-44 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose

10158325

28

15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

374

29

Total 15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

1083862

30

15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose on the day

1764

31

Total 15-17 years age group Vaccinated with 2nddose

748603

32

12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose on the day

804

33

Total 12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 1st dose

592354

34

12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 2nddose on the day

1520

35

Total 12-14 years age group Vaccinated with 2nd dose

323590

36

Precautionary dose given on the day

3916

37

Total Precautionary dose given

716984

38

Total Vaccination 1st dose on the day

1990

39

Total Vaccination 2nd dose on the day

21361

40

Total Vaccination 1st and 2nd dose on the day

23351

On 23rdJune 2022

1.

Number of New patients admitted in ICU

Nil

2.

Number of New patients put on ventilator support

1

(Patiala-1)

3.

Number of New patients discharged

80

(Amritsar-6, Bathinda-1, Faridkot-8, Fazilka-2, FG. Sahib-2, Gurdaspur-1, Jalandhar-6, Kapurthala-3, Ludhiana-8, Pathankot-2, Patiala-7, SAS Nagar-34)

4.

Number of New deaths reported

2

(Ludhiana-2)

Patients reported Positive on 23rd June 2022 - 113

District

Number of Cases

Positivity

Case

Details

Remarks

SAS Nagar

41

10.05%

41 New Cases

408 Samples Tested

Ludhiana

18

1.23%

18 New Cases

1458 Samples Tested

Amritsar

8

0.74%

8 New Cases

1082 Samples Tested

Patiala

7

2.09%

7 New Cases

335 Samples Tested

Bathinda

6

2.54%

6 New Cases

236 Samples Tested

Faridkot

6

3.17%

6 New Cases

189 Samples Tested

Fazilka

5

3.27%

5 New Cases

153 Samples Tested

Gurdaspur

4

2.14%

4 New Cases

187 Samples Tested

Jalandhar

4

0.38%

4 New Cases

1040 Samples Tested

Pathankot

3

4.55%

3 New Cases

66 Samples Tested

Kapurthala

2

1.03%

2 New Cases

195 Samples Tested

Mansa

2

2.04%

2 New Cases

98 Samples Tested

Muktsar

2

1.46%

2 New Cases

137 Samples Tested

Sangrur

2

1.32%

2 New Cases

151 Samples Tested

Ferozepur

1

1.00%

1 New Case

100 Samples Tested

Ropar

1

0.31%

1 New Case

327 Samples Tested

SBS Nagar

1

0.93%

1 New Case

107 Samples Tested

Barnala

0

0.00%

Nil

112 Samples Tested

FG Sahib

0

0.00%

Nil

233 Samples Tested

Hoshiarpur

0

0.00%

Nil

389 Samples Tested

Malerkotla

0

0.00%

Nil

2 Samples Tested

Moga

0

0.00%

Nil

210 Samples Tested

Tarn Taran

0

0.00%

Nil

663 Samples Tested

On the Day Punjab

113

1.43%

Cumulative Cases: -

S. No.

District

Total Confirmed Cases

Total Cured

Total Deaths

Total Active Cases

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

From 1st April 2022

Till Date

1

Ludhiana

431

110207

286

107775

9

2288

144

2

SAS Nagar

798

96487

587

95120

2

1150

217

3

Jalandhar

221

78491

175

76875

1

1579

37

4

Patiala

323

62354

264

60836

0

1457

61

5

Amritsar

138

59535

109

57817

1

1683

35

6

Bathinda

114

50982

67

49845

0

1088

49

7

Hoshiarpur

89

40929

86

39818

0

1096

15

8

Gurdaspur

38

26977

30

26103

1

865

9

9

Pathankot

81

24612

68

24101

0

495

16

10

Fazilka

47

23445

51

22890

0

545

10

11

Muktsar

20

22574

18

22028

0

539

7

12

Kapurthala

55

22090

50

21502

1

583

5

13

Ropar

59

17997

40

17523

0

455

19

14

Ferozepur

32

17931

23

17383

0

537

11

15

Mansa

13

17241

6

16842

1

393

6

16

Faridkot

71

16854

45

16486

0

338

30

17

Sangrur

13

14322

5

13578

0

735

9

18

SBS Nagar

29

13431

31

13019

0

409

3

19

FG Sahib

45

11879

29

11509

0

354

16

20

Moga

15

11003

12

10743

1

255

5

21

Tarn Taran

14

10911

6

10511

0

394

6

22

Barnala

8

7505

12

7155

0

349

1

23

Malerkotla

9

3977

9

3800

0

176

1

Total

2663

761734

2009

743259

17

17763

712