District in-charge Minister Kota Srinivas Poojari has talked about that the authorities has equipped 25,800 rapid antigen test kits to Dakshina Kannada district.

Declaring that 8,000 rapid antigen tests had already been performed, out of which 600 circumstances returned sure for COVID-19, Mr. Poojari infamous that free tests were being performed at 78 predominant health centres and six community health centres.

Mr. Poojari talked about that the administration has directed hospitals with extra than 20 beds to win registered below Ayushman Bharat scheme internal a week to facilitate folks to win free treatment below the scheme.

As of now, COVID-19 treatment used to be being given in 23 non-public hospitals, collectively with eight medical college hospitals, out of which free treatment below Ayushman Bharat used to be being given in 9 hospitals.

Folks have to dangle medical charges within the closing ones, Mr. Poojari talked about. He instructed folks to buy hospitals enrolled below Ayushman Bharat.

Mr. Poojari requested non-public hospitals to indicate residence quarantine for asymptomatic patients or COVID Care Centres.

On the District Executive Wenlock Health center, 48 ventilators were working and one other 38 will own to be installed. He requested officers to present 15 extra ventilators to the sanatorium. There are 210 oxygen waft beds within the sanatorium, whereas the authorities would provide 50 high-flexi oxygen beds for every taluk hospitals and 30 such beds to community health centres internal a week.