Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a digital assembly Covid evaluate assembly with chief ministers of states because the nation goes via the second wave of coronavirus, with each day circumstances exceeding one lakh mark.
Addressing the nation after the covid evaluate assembly with CMs, PM Modi mentioned, “A difficult state of affairs is rising once more. I request you all to offer your recommendations to deal with the COVID19 state of affairs.”
The Prime Minister mentioned that final yr when the nation began reporting coronavirus circumstances, the nation was not ready on how you can deal with it, subsequently, a lockdown was imposed to get the association performed resembling manufacturing of masks, ventilators, making ready the hospitals to struggle the pandemic however in the present day we have now all of the preparations so there’s a have to make micro-containment zones.
Within the final 24 hours, India registered a file single-day spike of 1,26,789 new COVID-19 circumstances, pushing its an infection tally to 1,29,28,574, whereas the variety of lively circumstances too went upwards to breach the 9 lakh-mark once more, in line with the Union Well being Ministry information.
Earlier within the day, PM Modi took his second dose of coronavirus vaccine and urged residents who’re eligible to obtain the vaccine to register on the Co-WIN app and get their shot.