Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday made a comprehensive review of the Covid-19 situation in the country. Prime Minister also reviewed state-wise and district-wise covid situation. Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Health Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and other ministers and top officials were present in the meeting.
The authorities had provided a detailed picture on the Covid outbreak in various states and districts. He was informed about the 12 states which have more than 1 lakh active cases. Prime Minister has instructed that states should be given help and guidance about leading indicators to ramp up healthcare infrastructure.
PM reviewed the progress on vaccination and the roadmap for scaling up production on vaccines in the next few months. He was informed that around 17.7 crore vaccines have been supplied to the states. PM also reviewed the state wise trends on vaccine wastage.
Reviewed various aspects of the COVID-19 response in the states and districts, including the ongoing vaccination drive and augmenting health capacities. https://t.co/WcqG6U4yuI
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