West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will not participate in the meeting of Chief Ministers of all the states convened today by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the situation of the rising cases of Kovid-19 in the country. Significantly, in many states of the country, corona cases have increased rapidly and due to this, the state governments have to consider lockdown and other stringent measures. In the most affected state of Maharashtra, only 60,000 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours, in addition to Maharashtra, states like Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh have also seen an increase in corona cases.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to skip meeting called by PM Narendra Modi with chief ministers to discuss COVID-19 situation
– Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) April 8, 2021
Significantly, in view of the increasing cases of corona in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had an online meeting with the Chief Ministers of different states of the country last month, then this meeting included West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel. Did not happen. In this meeting, the PM had said that there is still a need to show the same vigilance and seriousness about the corona as it has been shown for a year. He said that the same seriousness about testing, tracking and treatment should be shown and testing should be increased in small towns. in India
The second wave of coronavirus is looking more dangerous at the moment. More than 1.25 lakh new cases have come in the country in the last 24 hours. In one day, 1,26,789 new Corona cases have been registered, while 685 people have lost their lives from Corona during this period. So far, the total number of corona patients has increased to 1,29,28,574. At the same time, in case of death, 1,66,862 people have died due to this virus so far. Currently, there are 9,10,319 active cases of corona in the country, which are undergoing treatment. This is the third time in India that the number of new cases has reached above one lakh. In the first wave, there were never more than one lakh cases, but in the last one week, three times this figure has crossed one lakh. Talking about Wednesday, more than 1 lakh 15 thousand new cases were reported in one day, as well as 630 people died during this time.
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