The well being division collected swab samples of 30 police personnel on Thursday and Friday to check them for coronavirus illness (Covid-19) after a police officer of Udyog Vihar police station, who was deployed at Sirhaul border, reported unwell, stated the police.
A sub-inspector deployed at Sirhaul border police publish reported signs of fever and chilly on Thursday after which he visited the Civil Hospital and was positioned underneath quarantine on the Police Strains. His samples have been collected and stories are awaited, stated medical doctors.
Following this, well being officers within the district have been accumulating samples from police personnel connected to Udyog Vihar police station and their shut contacts.
Well being officers stated they’ve collected samples from round 30 individuals, who’re his major contacts. They’re nonetheless making ready an inventory of his different contacts, stated a well being official.
The swab samples of round 30 police personnel connected to the Udyog Vihar police station had been collected on Thursday and Friday, stated a physician. The household and pals of the affected person have additionally been examined.
Devinder Singh, station home officer(SHO) of Udyog Vihar police station, stated that public dealing within the police station is now carried out by a glass partition to make sure social distancing. “The employees deployed in public dealing has been directed to keep up social distancing and use sanitisers after each dealing. Nobody is allowed to enter with out a face masks and if anybody is unable to acquire, we’re offering them with security gear,” he stated.
The police station is recurrently being sanitised to make sure security of all of the employees and other people visiting the station.
Based on police sources, 40 police personnel had been connected to Udyog Vihar police station. Amongst them, samples had been collected from 30 individuals. Samples will likely be collected from the remaining 10 policemen inside two days. Along with this, well being officers can even be accumulating samples from different personnel deployed on the border.
Gurugram police commissioner Muhammad Akil stated that the police personnel on Covid-19 obligation are concerned in a high-risk job. “We have now put a normal working process in place to stop an infection among the many personnel on Covid-19 obligation and in addition these deployed within the police station and different duties. We have now assigned a senior officer who’s the nodal officer to handle their points. We have now offered the power with ample security gear and sanitisers to make sure that they’re protected,” he stated.
Dr Jaswant Singh Punia, chief medical officer (CMO), Gurugram stated that they’ve collected the samples and stories are awaited. “We are going to acquire samples of all shut contacts if any of them discovered optimistic”, he stated
Earlier within the month, three police constables had examined optimistic for coronavirus illness and had been positioned underneath quarantine on the Police Strains as they had been asymptomatic in nature. The officers who had been examined optimistic got here in touch with Covid-19 optimistic individuals, together with a person who had dedicated suicide. Three of them are of their 20s. They had been posted at Bajghera and Sector 17/18 police stations respectively and had been on Covid-19 obligation.