|02 June 2020|
Press Release No. 407/20
CM REVIEWS COVID-19 PREPAREDNESS IN EAST GARO HILLS
Meghalaya Chief Minister, Shri Conrad K Sangma, accompanied by Government Chief Whip, Shri Marcuise N Marak, Rongjeng MLA, Shri Jim M Sangma and Co-Chairman, Meghalaya Resource Mobilisation, SB Sangma, reviewed the COVID-19 preparedness in East Garo Hills at Williamnagar Circuit House on 2nd June, 2020.
Reviewing the preparedness in the District, the Chief Minister informed that there will be challenges in the next two weeks and appealed to everyone to remain alert and not to panic even if positive cases are detected.
The Chief Minister also urged the District Administration to protect the elderly people and to be ready for new norms post lockdown. While informing about the investment of the Government in the health sector, the Chief Minister assured that ambulances will be provided to all the CHCs and the PCHCs in the next two years and also to provide quick testing machines to all the districts.
Before the review meeting, the Chief Minister visited the quarantine centres and corona care centre and interacted with the inmates therein.