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Agra, September 17: Due to the lack of COVID19 testing facilities in the city of Taj, there is an increasing crowd of people at the centers. Obviously, the delay in testing is also delaying the treatment of patients. City District Hospital and S.N. The queues at the medical college sample collecting centers are constantly getting longer. Family members of the patients in the district hospital center said, “People have to wait hours for their turn, fill the form and then come here again to take the report. All this waste a lot of time.”
Some people asked to allow private hospitals to conduct tests. They argue that if the government centers are not able to bear the burden of testing, then they should allow the private sector to do this work. Trials in private laboratories have been suspended here. Since patients are required to show a negative report of Kovid for treatment in a hospital for any disease, the burden on government testing centers is constantly increasing, due to which people are angry.
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At the same time, 110 new cases have been reported in the city in the last 24 hours. Now the total number of cases here has been 4,377. District Magistrate P.N. Singh says that 3,448 patients have been cured and the number of active cases is 813.
Many employees of Agra Municipal Corporation have come positive, so the office is being sanitized. The civil court has also been closed for 3 days for sanitization. To deal with the situation, the number of beds has been increased in Kovid ward. Sn 34 beds have been increased in the ICU of the Medical College. More than 225 medical teams of the health department are doing counseling and treatment.