New Delhi: Home isolation was a brainchild of Delhi’s CM Arvind Kejriwal, and was started by him in 2020. Now, PM Modi has been evidently impressed with the Kejriwal government’s home isolation method. Guidelines on home isolation have now been released by the central government. Now even in BJP ruled states, patients are being treated in home isolation on a large scale. Recently, in a meeting with the Chief Minister of all the states, PM Modi described Home isolation as a strong weapon to fight against Coronavirus. Also, all the other states have been strongly advised to follow it.
*Kejriwal government started implementing the home isolation in May 2020 *
The Kejriwal government had effectively started the principle of home isolation, which has been subscribed by the whole world. Detailed guidelines regarding home isolation were released by the Kejriwal government in May 2020. The Chief Minister himself tweeted that Corona patients who have no symptoms or have minor symptoms, can be cured at the comfort of their own homes.
Modi government had previously rejected the home isolation model, now is asking states to replicate Kejriwal’s model
Today, the Modi government of the Center is impressed with the Delhi government’s model of home isolation which was implemented by CM Arvind Kejriwal. However, previously, it was rejected by the central government. In July 2020, the Union Home Ministry issued orders to put an end to the Home Isolation model. After this, the Lt. Governor passed orders to repeal the Home Isolation Policy.
Not just the Modi government, the home isolation method has been adopted on the global pedestal
After the Modi government, the entire world has adopted the policy of home isolation, which was a brainchild of CM Arvind Kejriwal. It has been widely replicated in BJP ruled states. The Modi government at the Center has also issued guidelines that patients with mild symptoms will be treated through home isolation. For this, permission from the doctor has been made a necessary parameter.