Kerala on Tuesday was between all those honoured for tackling the Covid-19 pandemic when the United Nations celebrated the General public Services Working day.
The operate, held on a virtual platform, noticed the participation of UN Secretary Typical Antonio Guterres and other top rated UN dignitaries who applauded all the leaders which incorporated point out Health Minister K.K. Shailaja for efficiently tackling Covid-19.
Speaking on the situation, Shailaja noted that the ordeals of tackling Nipah virus and the two floods – 2018 and 2019 – the place the well being sector performed a critical purpose, all helped in tackling Covid-19 well timed.
“Correct from the time when Covid conditions obtained documented in Wuhan, Kerala bought into the monitor of the WHO and adopted each individual regular operating protocols and intercontinental norms and hence, we have been able to continue to keep the make contact with distribute level to below 12.5 for every cent and the mortality price to .6 for each cent,” she explained.
(With inputs from IANS)