Andhra Pradesh, among the many worst-hit states because of the novel coronavirus, is coping with an overwhelmed well being infrastructure. To deal with this, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday introduced that his authorities will concentrate on establishing multi-special and super-special hospitals within the subsequent three years in all 13 district headquarters and three companies of the state — Rajahmundry, Tirupati and Vijayawada.
The Andhra Pradesh authorities will allot 5 acres of land every in round 30-50 acre to construct well being establishments.
”These lands can be given to buyers who’re keen to take a position at the least Rs 100 crore within the subsequent three years,” Jagan Mohan Reddy mentioned.
The Andhra Pradesh authorities is focusing on to ascertain a complete of 80 hospitals within the subsequent three years, he mentioned.
In the meantime, on Friday, the state reported 14,429 recent coronavirus instances and 103 Covid-19 fatalities. With this, the energetic variety of Covid-19 instances within the state has jumped to 1,80,362, in line with the state authorities knowledge.
On the similar time, the gross variety of Mucormycosis (Black Fungus) instances went as much as 808 in Andhra Pradesh on Friday as 229 had been reported afresh in a day.
“However lack of adequate inventory of medication to deal with the affected sufferers has turn out to be a trigger for concern,” officers of the Well being Division advised Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy throughout a evaluation assembly on Covid-19 on Friday night.
Thus far, the Centre has despatched 5,200 liposomal Amphotericin-B injections to Andhra Pradesh, however that was not even 10 per cent of the requirement, a launch from the CMO quoted the officers as telling the chief minister.