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Mar 30, 2020
7:13PM

West Bengal Govt extends insurance coverage of Care givers to COVID-19 patients to Rs 10 lakh

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The West Bengal Government has decided to extend insurance coverage of Care givers to COVID-19 patients from 5 lakh rupees to 10 lakh rupees. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced this during an administrative review meeting  with DMs and SPs through video Conferencing from Secretariat this afternoon . Meanwhile, another death related with Corona was reported from North Bengal today, the second in the state so far.

AIR Correspondent reports, the West Bengal Government has directed the district administrations to open isolation and quarantine wards at different places away from Hospitals to contain the spread of Corona . The State Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee took stock of the situation with District administrations through Video conferencing . She also instructed sealing of inter Districts and inter - State boarders as precautionary measures . Miss Banerjee directed the administration to ensure food for all during the lockdown period. Meanwhile, total number of Corona positive cases in West Bengal have gone up to 22 so far.

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