Lalit Kumar, executive engineer of the public health wing of Chandigarh engineering wing, asserts that the toilets are in a bad condition. They are not carrying out this renovation for the Independence Day and work will be done after that.
Chandigarh Administrator VP Singh Badnore Badnore has "directed that dedicated teams visit different areas in ambulances carrying antigen testing kits to take samples and test on-the-spot", said a statement issued by the administration.
According to the details, these will be constructed at a cost of Rs 22.17 lakh. The transport department, had suggested that the lay-bys be carved out near bus-queue shelters on city’s major roads, depending upon the space available, in the last Road Safety Committee meeting.
As per advice of medical experts, unless there is 15-day total lockdown, it doesn’t help in breaking the chain of the virus. For the last three to four months, the central government has done enough to contain it.
In the war room meeting, it was decided that night curfew will continue in Chandigarh even as relaxation had been given by the Home Ministry from August 1. Also, it was decided that Sukhna Lake be closed for visitors on Saturdays and Sundays.
Eatery owners in Chandigarh say that businesses in particular markets have really picked up and market places such as one at Sector 8 are witnessing so much rush that at times, people do not even find a place to stand at some outlets, due to high occupancy.
The Administrator stated that there should be second screening of Bapu Dham Colony and Raipur Kalan areas and all new cases should be properly mapped, so that their sources and contacts are properly traced.