New Delhi: A day after overruling the Kejriwal government’s order of reserving hospitals for residents of Delhi, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday called an all-party meet at his official residence to discuss the prevailing situation Also Read - Music Therapy For Corona Patients in Lucknow Hospital
In the all-party meeting, Baijal is expected to discuss the COVID-19 situation in the city and measures to contain the spread of the dreaded virus. Also Read - Phase-3 Trial of COVID-19 Vaccine Begins in China
The meeting of the LG with all political parties comes hours after the Delhi Disaster Management Authority’s high-level meet with Delhi government was held to assess whether coronavirus has entered the community spread stage in the national capital.
“The LG has called a meeting with all political parties at 3 pm on Tuesday to discuss the present situation of COVID-19 in Delhi and measures to contain the spread of the same,” an official said.
On Monday, Delhi recorded 1,007 fresh coronavirus cases, taking the COVID-19 tally in the city to over 29,000, while the death toll due to the disease mounted to 874.