Breaking news

A new line of argument has already come to dominate the public sphere: it’ more The government has gone one step further to detect community spread of the more The government has issued an order to abolish the six allowances, including more Aarogya Setu application launched by NIC is aimed to track COVID-19 affected more SEOUL| South Korea’s unemployment rate was unchanged in April as the more Amid the outbreak of Corona pandemic in the country, Indian government has more Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on Tuesday indicated more Corona infection in the country is taking a macabre form. So far, more than 74 more Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written a letter to UP more On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a package of Rs 20 lakh more

Rahul Gandhi corners Modi govt over COVID-19 preparedness

New Delhi| Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has yet again cornered the Modi government for lack of preparedness amid COVID-19 fears in the country. Rahul Gandhi has been warning about the fears of the virus since January 31, but the government has not taken it seriously since then.

In his tweet, he has given reference of an article published in caravan magazine which states that despite the WHO guidelines to stockpile masks, ventilators.

The government has failed to stockpile masks,gowns and other protective equipments,  Indian government has failed to do so.

Also, the government has lifted the ban on export of surgical equipments on 25th February, just couple of weeks after the ban was imposed.

Sanjiiv Kumar, the chairman of the Preventive Wear Manufacturers Association of India, said that while other countries took measures to not only the ban the export of PPE materials, but also their raw materials, Indian manufacturers continued selling them in order to gain huge profit. Government’s lack of foresightedness led to the huge shortage- he claimed.


Tags: , , , ,

Story Page