Samajwadi Occasion supremo Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday stated the Uttar Pradesh authorities’s “lie” that there isn’t any Covid-19 unfold in villages is proving to be “very lethal” for the agricultural areas. He claimed that there’s a shortage of fever medicines in villages, not to mention oxygen and hospital beds.
For days now, Uttar Pradesh has figured among the many 10 largest contributors to India’s Covid-19 tally. In response to an official assertion, the state recorded 29,192 contemporary Covid-19 circumstances on Monday that pushed its tally to 13,42,413 whereas 288 extra fatalities took the loss of life toll to 13,447. “The unfold of coronavirus in villages is a matter of nice concern. When there’s a scarcity of fever medicines in villages and tehsils, we can not anticipate availability of oxygen, beds or vaccines,” Akhilesh stated in a tweet in Hindi.
“The BJP authorities’s lie that there isn’t any coronavirus in villages is proving very lethal for the agricultural areas,” he stated. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday directed officers to start out massive scale Covid-19 testing in rural areas from Could 5 in view of the rising variety of circumstances in villages following the just lately concluded panchayat polls.