Bhubaneswar, May 6 (Local Wire): The state government on Wednesday claimed that adequate arrangements have been done at quarantine centers to tackle Coronavirus spread.
DK Singh, Principal Secretary, Panchayati Raj Department said, “There are ample arrangements at quarantine centers.
We have close to 12000 such centers with 5 lakh bed capacity. Hardly any other state had done arrangements at such large scale,”
Singh said that the government is disbursing personal hygiene kit to each of the quarantine inmate besides ensuring social distancing at such centre.
He also said that cleaning of such centers are done three times a day while segregated toilets are arranged for different genders.
Singh also said that persons handling these centres like those giving foods and SHG members dealing with them have been given PPE kits too.