Aurangabad: On one hand, the clouds in the sky during the winter season and on the other side the residents of Aurangabad are shivering due to the severe cold. The residents of the city are worried as 382 corona-affected patients were found in the city on Thursday amid the severe cold. At present, the number of active patients has reached 1788. With the increase in the number of corona patients in the city, the Municipal Administration has become fully active to provide better health facilities to the patients.
For the past one week, the number of patients suffering from corona in the city is increasing rapidly. After 410 patients were found positive in the city on Wednesday, 382 patients were found in the city on Thursday. On the other hand, the positive rate in the city has decreased by 1 percent as compared to yesterday. With the administration experiencing the first two waves of corona, it is proving easier for the administration to provide immediate health facilities to the patients. Due to the increase in the number of patients in the city since the last one week, the Municipal Administration has started the COVID Care Center in the boys and girls hostel of the Government Engineering College. On the other hand, the municipal administration has started a war room to contact the patients suffering from corona every day. Doctors and other health workers working in the war room are in contact with the patients every day.
Due to the change of weather, the hospital is full of patients
Due to change in weather in the city, the number of patients suffering from cold, cold, fever is increasing day by day. Due to the increase in testing by the municipal administration in case of fever or cold, the municipal official has claimed an increase in the number of patients in the city. Out of 382 patients found on Thursday, maximum 267 patients were found in the age group of 18 to 50 years. At the same time, the number of patients suffering above 50 years is 86. 29 children in the age group of 5 to 18 years were found. This includes 253 men and 129 women. The residents of the city are worried due to the sudden increase in the number of patients suffering from corona in the city. Amidst the bitter cold, the sky is getting cloudy every day. Due to which small and big hospitals are full of patients. Due to the emphasis on testing by the municipal administration, the number of patients is increasing day by day. At present, patients who are found to be corona victims, and who do not have home isolation facilities, those patients are being admitted to the Meltran COVID Care Center located in the Chikalthana complex.
5 new covid care centers will start soon
After the increase in the number of patients, the administration has started planning to start 5 more COVID Care Centers. Four days ago, Municipal Commissioner Astik Kumar Pandey had told that the number of patients suffering from corona may increase rapidly in the coming fortnight. Amidst the increasing number of patients, the administration has started preparations to recruit manpower. Immediately the process of recruiting doctors, health workers, nurses has been started.