Minister for Excise Okay. Gopalaiah has mentioned that the take a look at positivity charge (TPR) in Hassan district got here right down to 35%, from the over 45% a few weeks in the past. The district administration has resolved to deliver it right down to 12% in every week. He spoke to presspersons after holding a gathering with officers and elected representatives in Hassan on Saturday.
The strict enforcement of the lockdown and enhancing the well being infrastructure services helped in bringing down the take a look at positivity charge. The administration would proceed its efforts in this path and hope to deliver down the positivity charge additional, the Minister mentioned.
Following options from legislators, residence isolation of contaminated folks had been cancelled. All the contaminated needed to be stored in care centres. As many as 2,796 folks had been in the care centres. “The situation will come under control within eight to 10 days. The doctors’ visit to villages has helped in handling the situation better,” he mentioned.
Earlier in the day, the Minister attended a videoconference chaired by Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa. MLAs of the district additionally attended the digital assembly.