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Dr Nitin Raut (File photo/Nation Next)
Quashing rumours about lockdown in Nagpur District to contain the spread of COVID-19, Guardian Minister Dr Nitin Raut said on July 31 that there will be no lockdown in the district in the month of August.
As per reports, instead of lockdown, 4-T plan (tracing, tracking, testing and treating the patients) will be implemented to tackle COVID-19 crisis in the district.
In a meeting with Divisional commissioner Sanjeev Kumar, NMC commissioner Tukaram Mundhe, Nagpur Police Commissioner Dr Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay, District Collector Ravindra Thakare, Yogesh Khumbajkar (CEO, Zilla Parishad), officials of state’s health department and deans of two dedicated COVID-19 hospitals, held on July 31, the decision was taken by Dr Raut against the lockdown.
Important decisions taken during the meeting were: