The Maharashtra government is taking all the possible efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19.As part of the initiative, divisional commissioner Dr.Sanjeev Kumar directed to form prabhag wise coronavirus vigilance committee in municipal area.However,no such committees have been formed yet. Even the officials of the civic administration are also not aware about this. As per information, the vigilance committee will have 10 to 15 members like corporator from prabhag, responsible citizens, doctors, headmasters, surveyors, health officers, talathi, health worker and anganwadi sevikas.
In prabhag level COVID-19 vigilance committee president will be senior corporator and member secretary, supervisor.Members:Health officer, principals of civic schools in prabhag,other corporators,responsible persons(3)surveyors,talathi,private doctors(2),health workers,asha worker,Anganwadi sevika.The works of vigilance committee include gathering information about persons in prabhag having Covid-19 like symptoms. Sending suspects to coronavirus test.
Providing space for setting up test centre. Informing health department if symptoms are found in any person. Helping government machinery in gathering information about persons who came in contact with coronavirus positive patient. Confirming well-being of persons kept in home isolation. Making people aware about precautionary measures. Regarding this matter, president of NMC standing committee Pintu Zalke stated that civic administration do not take legislators into confidence while taking measures to prevent coronavirus.