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Tuesday, 4 August 2020

Covid-19: Bihar’s high population density makes it more vulnerable to pandemic, says CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said the high population density of the state makes it more vulnerable to the coronavirus pandemic, PTI reported. Last month, a three-member central team, which visited Bihar to assess the coronavirus situation, had warned that the state’s low testing rate may affect its case fatality rate the number of deaths among the cases detected.

“There is definitely a threat to Bihar [from the coronavirus] as our population density is highest in the country,” the chief minister said in the state Assembly. “It is three-fold of the national average and hence we need to remain alert and cautious. It is our responsibility to increase the level of awareness among the people. Though the government is taking all possible measures to contain the spread.”

The Opposition parties have criticised the ruling National Democratic Alliance and Kumar for not taking necessary steps to tackle the escalating health crisis. However, the chief minister said the infection has spread everywhere in the world and is not a political matter.

Kumar urged Speaker Vijay Kumar Choudhary to constitute an all party committee to discuss how to improve the coronavirus situation in the state. He added that the frontline healthcare workers will be given one month of basic...

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