Bengaluru, June 2 : Chief Minister, B.S.Yediyurappa directed District Commissioners, Zilla Panchayat CEOs and SPs to camp at taluk centres and take necessary action to combat Covid 19.
He was speaking at the video conference with DCs , CEOs and SPs of Kalaburgi, Vijayapura, Udupi, Yadagiri, Raichur and Belgaum at Krishna here today.
Since restrictions will be lifted from June 8, the district administrations must take all precautionary measures and strictly follow the guidelines issued by the Central Government, he said.
As there is spike in Covid 19 positive cases due to migration of people from Maharashtra, he directed the officials to take necessary action.
Supply of Covid 19 testing kits must be ensured. District administration must guide the people in home quarantine to carefully follow the instructions. Task force at Gram Panchayat level be activated to monitor those who are in home quarantine and police constables must be deployed to guard them. The Gram Panchayats have been given training in this regard and booth level teams must submit a daily report on the matter, the Chief Minister instructed.
Vigilance Committees must be formed at every village and ward level in the cities. He directed that the officials to ensure that these committees are active and FIRs must be registered in case of violation of home quarantine.
Districts must keep a strict vigil on the state borders and prevent illegal entry of migrants. Dead bodies must not be allowed into the State, he directed. Since the dates for SSLC and PUC examinations are announced, the Chief Minister directed officials to make arrangement to conduct the examinations smoothly.
Basavaraj Bommai , Minister for Home, R.Ashok, Revenue Minister,T.M.Vijaya Bhaskar, Chief Secretary, Vandita Sharma, Development Commissioner, Praveen Sood,IG , Javed Akthar, Principal Secretary, Health, Pankaj Kumar Pandey, Commissioner, Health were present.