In view of accelerating COVID instances within the nation over the past two weeks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a gathering to evaluate the scenario with Chief Ministers at this time by way of video conferencing.
In accordance with Prime Minister’s Workplace (PMO), the digital assembly shall be held at 12 midday on Wednesday.
Aside from the Prime Minister and senior officers of the Prime Minister’s Workplace, Union Residence Minister Amit Shah, Union Well being Minister Mansukh Mandaviya and officers from their respective Ministries are prone to attend the assembly.
As per sources, Well being Secretary Rajesh Bhushan shall be making a presentation on the current scenario of COVID, the extent of vaccination, particularly the booster drive and the trajectory of instances in sure states.
Up to now, PM Modi has held a number of conferences with the Chief Ministers, and even District Magistrates, to know the scenario on the bottom.
India recorded 2,483 new COVID-19 instances within the final 24 hours. The lively caseload is 15,636, whereas the positivity price is 0.55 per cent, in response to the Ministry of Well being and Household Welfare bulletin on Tuesday.
PM Modi on Sunday’s ‘Mann Ki Baat‘ radio broadcast urged folks to remain alert for COVID-19 through the pageant season. He suggested folks to put on masks and wash their fingers at common intervals to maintain COVID at bay.
In the meantime, Union Well being Minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya in a tweet stated that over 86 per cent of the grownup inhabitants is now absolutely vaccinated.
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