MP Coronavirus Outbreak / Govt. to provide meals & lodging to people stranded outside state, says Shivraj

Bhopal: The Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that meals and lodging arrangements will be made at the place where they are for the people of the state, who are stranded in other states. For this, the State Government is holding discussions with the Chief Ministers and Chief Secretaries of other states. If these people come to the borders of Madhya Pradesh, they will be carefully taken to safe places in the state as soon as possible.

The Chief Minister said that those people who have come from abroad should quarantine themselves essentially to avoid the spread of disease. At the same time, those who have met them should also carefully quarantine themselves, so that the situation could be controlled fully. Shri Chouhan appealed to all to help in the fight against this disease. He said that precautionary measures are the only way to remain safe.

Help students pursuing studies outside their home towns

Governor Lalji Tandon has directed all the Vice Chancellors to provide necessary help to the students, pursuing studies outside their home towns keeping in view the coronavirus pandemic. Shri Tandon said that University administration should get in touch with all the students through every mean of communication. Help students in making arrangements for food etc. He said that such arrangements should be made, so that the needy students contact them for help.

The Governor said that the IT cell of the Universities should train and inspire students to work from home. Engage them in information, education and communication activities to handle the Corona crisis.

Tandon has urged all the Vice-Chancellors to contribute their best to the nation’s service by working with visionary thinking during this crisis period of the Coronavirus.