Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Today on Tuesday 27 April said that 1,200 proper ICU beds will be made available to Delhiites by May 10, Kejriwal said that almost all ICU beds in Delhi are occupied.
He posted on social media “Visited GTB hospital. We are constructing 500 ICU beds. Should be ready by 5 May. Work going on 24 hrs at war footing. I salute all those who are making it happen”.
Kejriwal and Health Minister Satyendar Jain visited the Ramlila Ground to inspect construction work of an additional COVID Care Centre. They also visited a special COVID Care Centre that is being built near GTB Hospital.
Covid-19 cases have been rising in Delhi and across the country at an alarming rate. The national capital reported its highest single-day Covid fatalities on Monday with 380 deaths. Over 20,000 fresh cases were reported in the last 24 hours.