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Need to stop second Covid peak: PM to CMs

Rediff.com | 17/03/2021 04:14 PM | Click to read full article

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed concern over a rise in COVID-19 cases in parts of the country and called for "quick and decisive" steps to check the "emerging second peak"

The confidence brought by India's fight against the pandemic so far should not cause carelessness, he said and asked chief ministers to take measures, including more testing, enforcement of preventive measures as well as an increase in the number of vaccination centers to curb the virus.