New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will maintain a video convention with Chief Ministers of various states and Union Territories on June 16 and June 17 about the way forward for lockdown and the present state of affairs of the pandemic.
All states and UTs are divided into two teams and two days are devoted in order that the Prime Minister can hearken to all of the Chief Ministers, official sources mentioned on Friday.
Sources additionally add that Delhi, which has been witnessing a sudden spike in numbers, will characteristic on the second day. PM Modi’s interplay with Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has been scheduled for June 17.
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) June 12, 2020
There have been at the very least 5 such interactions thus far with the fifth one going down on Might 11. It was this digital interplay the place West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was in a fiery temper. That interplay occurred forward of the expiry of lockdown 3.Zero which was to finish on Might 17.
India has 1,41,842 lively Covid-19 circumstances and eight,498 deaths, as of Friday night. With lockdown 5.0, which is extensively touted as Unlock 1.0, kicking in, the Covid numbers in lots of states have quickly began to spike, which has develop into a explanation for concern for the Centre in addition to the states. Already, Central groups are being deputed to supply technical help and handhold the state Well being Departments and municipal well being officers in reviewing steps being taken to sort out Covid-19 in six key metros — Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi and Bengaluru.
The lockdown, enforced on March 25, was initially supposed to finish on April 14. It was then prolonged to Might 3, after which once more to Might 17. The lockdown 5.Zero will come to an finish on June 30.
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