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Keeping in mind the third wave of corona in Ahmedabad district, for the first time, the work of survey of children has been started. On the basis of this survey, the children who have all the symptoms like risk factor i.e. any disease, weakness or malnutrition in them, such children will be treated by the medical team. A survey of 1 lakh 60 thousand children has been done in different villages in the district, in which risk factor has been found in 1600 children.
identified children suffering from malnutrition or disease
Ahmedabad Collector Sandeep Sangle told in a conversation with Bhaskar that keeping in mind the possible third wave of corona, the survey work of children has been started for the first time in Ahmedabad district. In which about 1.60 lakh children of 0 to 5 years of age have been surveyed in different villages of the district. It has been found in this survey that there are 1600 children who have a risk factor. That is, they are suffering from malnutrition or they are suffering from some disease. Therefore, such children have been identified for whom treatment has been arranged.
Control room for monitoring of children
The collector said that the possibility of increasing the infection of corona in such children is being seen more. To monitor such children, we are keeping an eye from the control room itself. by which children
If there is a problem, they can be reached. Along with this, keeping in mind the third wave, a pediatric ward has been prepared in Sola Civil Hospital in which 100 beds have been arranged along with ICU and ventilator.