Lockdown guidelines to be followed strictly
The state government has been actively engaged in bringing migrant labour back safely : Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath
Officers should ensure that no migrant labour should return to the state while travelling on foot
Collect details of industrial units being run and employment provided to people through them
Make all necessary arrangements of medical screening and quarantine for those who are returning from abroad
Sanitisation work in the districts to be continued
Ensure all resources being provided to CDRI, IITR, BSIP and IVRI, Bareilly for testing
State government has been making arrangements of PPE kits, N-95 masks and sanitiser at subsidised rates in the hospitals covered under Ayushman Scheme
Chief Veterinary Officer in every district shall inspect the cow-shelter homes regularly
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed to prepare an extensive action plan for the employment of migrant labourers/workers. He said the labourers/workers should be linked to MNGREGA, MSME, ODOP, Vishwakarma Samman Yojana, Women Self Help Groups, Food processing and Cow Shelters, Milk Samitis and Plant Nurseries to create jobs for them.
Addressing a high-level lockdown review meeting at his official residence on Thursday, he said that details of industrial units being run and employment provided to people through them should be documented. He also directed to make this endeavour more effective by involving women SHGs in production of masks and preparation of pickles, Murabba, Jam, papad etc.
The CM issued categorical directions to the officials to ensure that no migrant labour should return to the state while travelling on foot. He assured that the state government has been actively engaged in bringing them back safely. The CM asked the officials to ensure proper health check-up of migrants who return and for which the medical teams should be duly deployed at quarantine centres even as the healthy ones should be sent to 14-day home quarantine.
He said the government is duty-bound to send ‘unwell’ migrants to treatment. He also said that that the migrant labourers being sent to home should be given ration kit while the destitute should be provided with ration kit along with Rs 1000 as sustenance allowance.
The Chief Minister also ordered to make all necessary arrangements of medical screening and quarantine for those who are returning from abroad. The quarantine centres should be increased and also the number of community kitchens with good quality of food needed to be augmented. He said that Lockdown and social distancing should be followed strictly and the sanitation work in the districts to be continued as usual.
He asked to ensure prevention of medical infection and the patients being admitted should be screened properly. The adequate arrangements for disposal of medical waste should be ensured while the training programme of doctors and other health staff for the prevention of medical infection should be continued, he said adding the police force should be protected well and all the hospitals should be equipped with PPE kits, N-95 masks and sanitiser. He also told that the state government has been making arrangements of PPE kits, N-95 masks and sanitiser at subsidised rates in the hospitals covered under Ayushman Scheme.
The CM said that testing has commenced at CDRI, IITR, BSIP, Lucknow and IVRI, Bareilly. He asked the officials to ensure all resources are being provided to these institutes for testing. He asserted that the Mandis are needed to be sanitised regularly and the social distancing to be ensured there. Besides, routine sanitation, the use of mask and gloves should be made compulsory in the Mandis, he added. He further directed to ensure that the Chief Veterinary Officer in every district should inspect the cow-shelter homes regularly.
The CM ordered to release ‘Patta’ for mining so that the mining of maurang and sand could generate additional revenue for the state. Those present in the meeting included the Medical Education Minister Shri Suresh Khanna, Health Minister Shri Jai Pratap Singh, Minister of State for Health Shri Atul Garg, Chief Secretary Shri R.K. Tiwari, Agriculture Production Commissioner Shri Alok Sinha, Infrastructure and Industrial Development Commissioner Shri Alok Tandon, Additional Chief Secretary Home and Information Shri Awanish Kumar Awasthi, Additional Chief Secretary Finance Shri Sanjeev Mittal, Additional Chief Secretary Revenue Ms. Renuka Kumar, Director General of Police Shri H.C. Awasthi, Principal Secretary Health Shri Amit Mohan Prasad, Principal Secretary MSME Shri Navneet Sehgal, Principal Secretary Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Shri Manoj Kumar Singh, Principal Secretary Agriculture Shri Devesh Chaturvedi, Principal Secretary Animal Husbandary Shri Bhuvnesh Kumar, Principal Secretary to CM Shri S.P. Goyal and Shri Sanjay Prasad, Secretary to CM Shri Alok Kumar, Director Information Shri Shishir and other senior officers.