Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited the Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) Hospital, right here round four p.m. on Monday, to evaluation it preparedness for Covid-19 instances.
The go to adopted an all-party assembly, chaired by Shah at his North Block workplace within the morning, within the backdrop of worrying spike within the variety of Covid-19 instances within the nationwide capital.
The Covid-designated hospital not too long ago invited unfavorable publicity after a number of purported movies shot in it premises confirmed sufferers’ our bodies mendacity on the ground in wards. The movies additionally confirmed some aged sufferers left unattended at the same time as they cried for assist.
Refuting such claims, the hospital mentioned a number of folks had recovered there. “Videos that present sufferers mendacity on the bottom have been shot at totally different time intervals,” it claimed.
On Sunday, Shah had a gathering with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Members of the State Disaster Management Authority, AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria, Commissioners of three Municipal Corporations and senior officers from the Union Home and Health Ministries have been additionally current.
Shah’s go to assumes significance because the variety of Covid-19 instances within the metropolis crossed 41,000 and loss of life toll rose to 1,327.