New Delhi, Apr 17: Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a COVID-19 review meeting on COVID-19 and vaccination situation in India. Top officers from numerous ministries took half within the meeting on Saturday.
The prime minister has been holding conferences with chief ministers and officers on a daily foundation to debate the situation and take measures to curb the pandemic.
Amid COVID-19 surge 11 states and Union Territories have raised the problem of accelerating provide of oxygen cylinders and Remdesivir in hospitals, including ventilator shares and enhanced provide of vaccine doses.
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The meeting comes on a day India file single-day rise of two,34,692 circumstances and 1,341 fatalities, pushing nation’s COVID-19 tally to 1,45,26,609 and the demise toll because of the viral illness to 1,75,649. The variety of energetic coronavirus circumstances within the nation has surpassed the 16-lakh mark.
Registering a gentle enhance for the thirty eighth day in a row, the tally of energetic COVID-19 circumstances has climbed to 16,79,740 within the nation, accounting for 11.56 per cent of its complete caseload, whereas the nationwide COVID-19 restoration charge has dropped to 87.23 per cent.