Are there better strategies to respond to the pandemic?Yes. A public emergency response aims to minimize impact of COVID 19 on our society. This requires a written emergency management plan released to all Albertans. They have been the best.”Bushell, the Shropshire wheelchair racer who won silver in Beijing in 2008, made a brilliant start and powered away to win Great Britain fifth gold of the athletics competition, and 19th overall, three clear of Russia and Australia in the medals table.”Training has been going really well the past couple of weeks so I knew I was contender for the gold,” said the 21 year old. “The conditions on the day were perfect.”Elsewhere, sprinter Oscar Pistorius apologised for the timing of his controversial comments following his loss in the T44 200m final on Sunday.The South African double amputee, who finished second, claimed gold medallist Alan Oliveira artificial legs were too long and criticised the International Paralympic Committee.In a statement, Pistorius said: “I want to apologise for the timing of my comments but I do believe there is an issue here.”Meanwhile, Ukrainian discus thrower Maria Pomazan, stripped of her title after a scoring blunder, has been told she must return the gold medal she was awarded.Pomazan won gold in the F35/36 discus, only for organisers to promote China Wu Qing from silver. Pomazan, demoted to second place, failed to turn up to the rearranged ceremony at the Olympic Stadium on Monday.About 10,000 extra tickets are being bought for the Games every day as soon as they go on sale, as Paralympic venues experience unprecedented numbers of visitors.ParalympicsGB deputy chef de mission and performance director Penny Briscoe said: “We are feeling pretty confident and the performances worldwide have taken another step forward.”We are part of an incredible Games so far in terms of the number of world records, Paralympic records, regional records.”Critically for the British athletes, there a whole raft of personal bests.
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