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CM Kejriwal praises Delhi doctors for 'home isolation' approach to tackle Covid

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CM Kejriwal praises Delhi doctors for 'home isolation' approach to tackle Covid

CM Kejriwal praises Delhi doctors for 'home isolation' approach to tackle Covid

Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal on January 25 said doctors in the national capital came up with 'home isolation' strategy, and more than 3 lakh people were recovered from COVID-19.

He said, "In developed countries, patients were lying on floors in corridors, we studied it and understood that everyone who got sick was taken to hospital, even those with mild symptoms. Doctors in Delhi came up with 'home isolation' and more than 3 lakh people recovered."


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