New Delhi: Green Park Mosque here in Green Park has been converted into a temporary COVID-19 quarantine centre amid a record surge in COVID-19 cases in the national capital. This quarantine centre is equipped with 10 beds with medical facilities. The patients will be provided mask, sanitisers and medicines. “COVID cases are rising day by day and people are suffering a lot. We have converted the mosque into a quarantine centre with 10 beds. We are getting calls from people for admission. On doctor’s prescription, we will admit them,” said Joint Secretary, Managing Committee, Green Park Mosque, Mohammad Salim,Also Read - 11 Flights, Including Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's Flight, Diverted After Heavy Rain in Delhi-NCR
“We have also arranged medicines, mask sanitisers, and PPE kits for patients. We will also provide them food. Unfortunately, right now we do not have Oxygen supply but will try to get it as soon as possible,” he added. Also Read - IPL 2022 Points Table After RR vs CSK, Match 68: Gujarat Titans Maintain Top Spot; Jos Buttler With Orange Cap, Yuzvendra Chahal Retains Purple Cap
Meanwhile, Delhi reports 24,235 new COVID-19 cases, 395 deaths in 24 hours, the highest so far. Also Read - Will Omicron Subvariant BA.4 Cause COVID Fourth Wave in India? Check What Experts Say
Whereas, India reported 3,86,452 new COVID-19 cases, 3498 deaths, and 2,97,540 discharges in the last 24 hours, as per the Union Health Ministry.