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HP CM advises doctors to be cautious while treating asymptomatic COVID patients

Shimla, Sep 1 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Tuesday directed Deputy Commissioners, Superintendents of Police and Chief Medical Officers to ensure that doctors and other para medical staff involved in treating of COVID patients use proper protection, while attending to the patients.
The Chief Minister, through video conferencing from Shimla, said that asymptomatic patients should strictly be kept in home isolation. He said that health workers should regularly visit such patients to carry out their medical check up.
Better quarantine facilities must also be provided for doctors and other para medical staff. He said that industrial units must be asked to create their own quarantine facilities with a minimum 10 percent of total strength of their employees. He said that small industrial units must be encouraged to create such facilities by pooling in their resources.
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