Kerala floods: 1 crore Chlorine tablets sent, informs Nadda

Updated:5 months ago IST

New Delhi, Aug 21 (ANI): Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda updated on the health measures being undertaken by the Centre for flood-hit Kerala on Tuesday. Speaking on the issue, Union Minister Nadda said, “We have a day to day review meeting over Kerala floods. Today, 65 metric tonnes of medicines were airlifted to Trivandrum. Approximately 1 crore Chlorine tablets have reached Kerala, tomorrow we will be arranging another installment of 1 crore tablets. The total requirement is 4 crore.” He further added, “12 teams have been constituted to deal with public health issues in Kerala and the moment the water recedes they will be in action. 10 specialist doctors team is ready.”

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