New Delhi: The havoc of the new variants of Corona and Corona in the country, Omicron, is increasing continuously. Alam is that the number of corona patients in the country is increasing continuously. In view of the seriousness of the situation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to hold a meeting with the Chief Ministers of all the states today. This meeting will be held with the Chief Ministers of all the states through video conference at 4.30 pm.
Earlier on Sunday, Prime Minister Modi chaired a high-level meeting to review the situation of the COVID-19 epidemic in the country, the ongoing preparedness of health infrastructure, the status of the vaccination campaign in the country, the spread of Omicron. During this, he appealed to ensure adequate health infrastructure at the district level and intensify the vaccination campaign for adults on mission mode.
On Tuesday, 1,89,794 new cases of corona virus were found in the country while 439 patients died. Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and Lata Mangeshkar are also among the new patients. Gadkari is in home quarantine, while Lata has been admitted to Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai. He is in ICU right now. The Indian Council of Medical Research said that 17,61,900 sample tests were conducted for COVID-19 on Tuesday. A total of 69,52,74,380 sample tests have been done so far. At the same time, the COVID vaccination coverage in the country has crossed 153.70 crores. More than 18 lakh precaution doses have been administered so far.
first published:Jan. 13, 2022, 8:20 a.m.