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Delhi govt to set up ‘plasma bank’ to treat COVID-19 patients

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that a ‘plasma bank’ will be made operational in the national capital in two days to treat COVID-19 patients. Plasma therapy involves injecting blood-component plasma extracted from a cured coronavirus patient into a positive case for treatment. Addressing a press conference, Kejriwal said: “Plasma bank will […]

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Corona patients in home isolation given oximeters: Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that Intensive Care Units (ICU) beds are being ramped up across the national capital for serious patients, while those in the home isolation have been sent pulse oximeters to measure their oxygen levels. Addressing a press conference, Kejriwal said, “The situation is under control and […]

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India is fighting a twin battle against China, says Kejriwal

New Delhi:Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said the country is fighting a twin battle against China. Kejriwal said, “Our country is fighting a twin battle against China. First, our doctors are fighting against Chinese virus and second, India’s brave soldiers are fighting China on the border.” The chief minister termed the coronavirus as […]

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COVID-19 testing tripled in Delhi, situation stabilising: Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday asserted that the COVID-19 situation in the national capital “appears to be stabilising”, adding that testing has tripled in the past few days. “We have more than tripled our Covid-19 testing in the past few days. From around 5,000 tests per day, the testing has gone […]

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Pneumonia patches on Satyendar Jain’s lungs have increased: Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that pneumonia patches on Health Minister Satyendar Jain’s lungs have increased following which he was put on oxygen support. “Satyendar Jain’s CT scan report showed that the pneumonia patches on his lungs have increased. He experienced increased giddiness and tiredness today,” Kejriwal said, adding that […]