COVID-19: Testing, Tracing, Isolation, and Quarantine Should Be Focused on Next Weeks: PM Tells CM

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi On Thursday he told chief ministers that to verify the spread of the new coronavirus, testing, tracing, and isolating it should remain the focus in the coming weeks.

In interacting with them through a video conference, he said it is necessary to ensure the availability of a separate and dedicated hospital for Covid-19 patients.

Modi told chief ministers that it is important to formulate a common exit strategy to ensure a gradual resurgence of the population once the shutdown ends, an official statement said.