A move to ensure the COVID-19 patients in rural areas of district get immediate medical care, Ravindra Thakare, District Collector, has given approval to designating four hospitals in rural areas of district as dedicated COVID Hospitals.
These four hospitals include Life Line Hospital, Ayushman Hospital, and Asha Hospital in Kamptee, and Archangel Hospital in Umred. All the requisite facilities including oxygen supply etc will be provided to COVID-19 patients at these hospitals.
As per the bulletin issued by the district administration on Monday evening, there are total 1,565 active cases of COVID-19 in rural areas of district. One more death was recorded on Monday, taking the total toll in rural areas to82.Besides, 85 new COVID-19 positive cases were registered on Monday, taking the total to 3,903. In rural areas, Kamptee has emerged as the hot spot with maximum number of cases.