Govt will take all necessary steps to check spread of COVID-19 in Delhi: HM Amit Shah

Home Minister Amit Shah has said NDA government will take all necessary steps to check the spread of COVID-19 in Delhi.

Chairing a meeting of all political parties in Delhi on the COVID-19 situation in the national capital, Mr. Shah said everyone has to stand united under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in this fight against the pandemic.

The Home Minister informed the all-party meeting of key decisions taken during a meeting convened by him on Sunday and appealed to all political parties to ensure that decisions are implemented in earnest at the ground level.

He called on the parties to mobilise their party workers to help implement the decisions taken by the Centre for the welfare of the people of Delhi.

He appealed all parties to rise above political differences in the interest of the people. He said political unity will create confidence among the public and lead to improvement in the pandemic situation in the capital.

The Home Minister said improve COVID-19 testing capacity has to be improved with newer techniques.

The meeting was attended by Sanjay Singh of the Aam Aadmi Party, Adesh Gupta, Delhi State President of the BJP, Anil Chaudhary, State President of the Congress and the representative of the BSP.

Leaders attending the meeting gave proposals regarding the fight against COVID-19 and assured full support to the Central Government, Delhi Government and the three Municipal Corporations of Delhi.