News > In its first meeting, new Cabinet approves Rs 23,123 crore Covid emergency response package
In its first meeting, new Cabinet approves Rs 23,123 crore Covid emergency response package
Scroll | 08/07/2021 11:38 PM | Click to read full article
Newly-appointed Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday announced that the Cabinet has approved a Rs 23,123 crore emergency response package to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.
The decision was taken in the first meeting of the revamped Union Cabinet amid severe criticism of the Modi government’s handling of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.