'' PR occasion ': Congress slams dip in vaccinations after record high
NEW DELHI: The Congress on Wednesday attacked the government over the dip in vaccination numbers after a record high previously this week with previous party chief Rahul Gandhi stating the country is not safe unless vaccination is done on a big scale but regretfully the federal government is “unable to move beyond a PR occasion”.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also blasted the Centre over the dip in the variety of vaccinations after India achieved a “historical turning point” of administering 88.09 lakh coronavirus vaccine dosages in a single day on June 21. the numbers dipped to over 53.4 lakh on Tuesday.
“The Delta variation (of coronavirus) is knocking on the doors of the nation. Just 3.6 per cent of the population has actually been fully immunized however the PM has handled the function of EM event manager,” Priyanka Gandhi stated in a tweet in Hindi.After patting his own back, the vaccinations saw a drop of 40 per cent the next day, the Congress general secretary said.
“Formula of record vaccination … Madhya Pradesh, June 20: 692 vaccine dosages administered, June 21: 16,91,967, June 22: 4,825,” Priyanka Gandhi said.
“Gathered vaccines, utilized it in a single day for event, then a dip the next day. For administering vaccines to all grownups by December, 80-90 lakh vaccine dosages will have to be administered daily,” she said.Rahul Gandhi stated unless coronavirus vaccination is done on a big scale constantly, “our nation is not safe”.
“Sadly, the central government is unable to move beyond a PR occasion,” the previous Congress chief stated in a tweet in Hindi.In a tweet, senior Congress spokesperson P Chidambaram stated, “Look at the numbers for MP, Karnataka and Haryana on Sunday to Tuesday. BJP governments pulling a bunny out of a hat! Pure magic for a day!”
He tagged a media report on the vaccine doses administered in numerous states, revealing the dip in numbers after the record high on Monday.
“Enjoy UP and Gujarat numbers for a few more days,” Chidambaram included.
“I am horrified that distinguished medical professionals associate Monday’s record to ‘preparing’. The plan was to ‘doctor’ the numbers on Monday,” the former Union minister alleged.Congress leader Jairam Ramesh likewise highlighted the Madhya Pradesh vaccination numbers for the last three days to assault the federal government and asked “who are we trying to fool “. Attacking the federal government, Chidambaram had actually said on Wednesday, “Stockpile on Sunday, vaccinate on Monday, and return to limping on Tuesday. That is the secret behind the world’ record ‘of vaccinations on a ‘single day’.”
“I make sure the ‘feat’ will find a place in the Guinness book of records! Who understands, there might be a Nobel Prize for Medication awarded to the Modi government,” he had actually said.Published at Wed
, 23 Jun 2021 23:32:39 +0000