PM Modi to hold meeting with CMs today
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a crucial with Chief Ministers, top government officials on Tuesday regarding the administration of the vaccine, sources said.
During the day-long meeting with the chief ministers, PM Modi will review the COVID situation and as per their suggestions, he will take a possible decision.
As per updates, the leaders who would attend the meeting include Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee among others.
He will start the review meeting at 10:30 AM. In the first half, he will interact with the chief ministers of the eight worst-affected states and Union Territories and in the second half, he will hold a discussion with the chief ministers and L-G’s of all the states and UTs on vaccine delivery.
The development comes as the country has crossed 91 lakh mark in coronavirus cases in the past one week. The situation is becoming serious as a total of 44,059 people were found infected with COVID-19 in a span of 24 hours with 10 states and UTs contributing to 78.74 per cent of the new infections.