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PM Narendra Modi interacts with Chief Ministers on Covid-19 situation

By Rajan Nath -- January 13, 2022 5:47 pm -- Updated:January 13, 2022 5:49 pm

Amid rising coronavirus cases in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an interaction with the chief ministers of all states on the Covid-19 situation in India.

Manipur Chief Minister Zoramthanga said in a tweet that he was in a video conference chaired by the Prime Minister to discuss issues pertaining to the emerging situation of Covid-19 in India. "I sincerely appeal all to follow Covid appropriate behaviours and help keep covid-19 away," he added.

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The meeting was held in the wake of a steep rise in Covid-19 cases in the wake of the emergence of the Omicron variant.

The Prime Minister had chaired a meeting to review the coronavirus situation in India on January 9 through a video conference.

The PM had stressed the need to ensure adequate health infrastructure at the district level.

India reported 2,47,417 fresh Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. The new cases reported on Thursday are about 27 percent higher than compared to Wednesday's figures. On Wednesday, the country had seen 1,94,720 new Covid-19 cases.

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-PTC News

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