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Delhi State Health Bulletin for Containment of COVID-19 (No. 14/ March 17th 2020)

COVID-19 Status as on 17.3.2020

National: 137 Cases, 3 Deaths

Delhi State: 8 Cases, 1 Death, 2 cases Discharged from hospital Hospital status

HospitalCummulative No. of patient admitted till dateCummulative No. of patients DischargedCummulative No. of Symptomatic Passengers Hospitalized as on TodayNo. of Symptomatic Passengers Hospitalized TodayTotal no. of Positive cases admitted as on today (Delhi)Total No. of Positive cases admitted as on today (Outside Delhi)

Following table is showing details of contact tracing, home isolation, sample collection etc. (as on 17.3.2020)

Sr. No.Total no. of contact tracedContact s from DelhiContacts from Outside DelhiNo.        of Hospital isolationNo. of sample sent based on risk stratificationRemarks
Case No. 11054164Nil19Discharged
Case No. 217187840110Admitted at SJH
Case No. 343437569Nil08Discharged
Case No. 47676Nil35Admitted at SJH
Case No. 5829397910101Admitted at SJH
Case No. 61515203Expired
Case No.7Returned from Italy and had been quarantined at Manesar CampAdmitted at SJH
Case No. 80808NilSampling of 2 family members is under processHistory of travel to Singapore in Feb and to Canada in March
  1. A Meeting was convened on 17.3.2020 under the Chairmanship of Secretary/ Special Secretary (Health, GOI ) at Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi to discuss the procedures and logistics of the screening of Passengers at Airport after disembarkation at Delhi Airport.
  2. Another meeting was convened under the chairmanship of Hon’ble Health Minister on 17.03.2020 to assess the preparedness of Health and Family Welfare department. Hon’ble Minister directed to ensure sufficient number of isolation beds, N-95 masks, Surgical masks, PPE kits and other required logistics to deal with COVID -19 situation in Delhi
  3. Chief Secretary reviewed the status of quarantine facilities through Video conferencing with DCs and intimated the procedures of the screening of Passengers, returned from COVID-19 affected countries, at Airport.
  4. A field meeting with DGHS and Nodal officer for quarantine is convened at the T3 terminal of Delhi Airport , with Special secretary, GOI, to further discuss the decisions taken regarding screening and quarantine of passengers at Airport.
  5. Total 127 passengers are under Quarantine at Govt. facilities.
  6. Till date, 186330 passengers from COVID-19 affected countries have been screened at Delhi Airport and placed under surveillance. 4458 passengers from affected countries were screened today.
  7. Calls received at CATS – 24 calls
  8. Total calls received and responded at State Head Quarter Control Room – 307 calls
  9. Intensive awareness and sensitization activities are continued at District level by DDMA, and Health Department.

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