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COVID-19 Unlock 1.0: DC B’la Inspects Several Clinics, Nursing Homes at Sopore, Reviews Implementation of SOPs

Admin Committed for Better, Qualitative Healthcare Facilities, says Dr Itoo

Nadeem Khawaja Uri

Baramulla, June 18 (IK): Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Dr G N Itoo accompanied by various concerned officers today inspects various private clinics and nursing homes in Sopore and took review of the implementation of SOPs and guidelines that have been issued in the wake of administration’s decision of unlocking COVID-19 lockdown.

On the occasion, DC took a detailed appraisal of the situation during which he issued a slew of directions meant to avert any kind of eventuality that may arise due to COVID-19 spread.

DC emphasized upon all the medical practitioners to follow the issued guidelines in letter and spirit. He directed to routinely fumigate all the vital places and use those items in their centres that can be removed or washed away after their use. DC also directed the concerned functionaries of health department to formulate a viable mechanism so that all the guidelines pertaining COVID-19 especially avoiding gatherings of patients, are followed.

Moreover, Dr itoo reiterated that district administration is committed to provide better and qualitative healthcare system adding that several initiatives were taken in this regard. He also exhorted upon the different stakeholders to abide by the guidelines issued by the administration in the interest of public health. He further urged the people to use face masks and avoid unnecessary travel and gatherings so that they can save themselves from any kind of eventuality.(IK)