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Private medical personnel (Covid-19) also be insured: CM Chouhan

Bhopal : Private doctors and medical workers directly engaged in the fight against Corona virus infection in the state will also be insured for Rs. 50 lakhs like government medical workers. Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan made this announcement today during the video conference in the request of private doctors to prevent Corona infection. The Chief Minister thanked the private doctors for their encouragement and cooperation in the battle against Corona infection.

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan instructed the Principal Secretary Health to keep a list of the mobile and telephone numbers of doctors ready on telephone to make telemedicine arrangements. Shri Chouhan said that doctors will be able to buy rapid test kits themselves. The Health department will check its authenticity. He said that there will be separate hospitals for Covid and Non-Covid-19. On the demand of PPE kit by doctors, he said that earlier this kit was being made through the Government of India, but now the prod…