President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday expressed concern over the gathering of migrant laborers in Anand Vihar and the involvement of the people of Tablighi Jamaat in Nizamuddin Markaz, saying that these two incidents have given a push to our efforts against the coronavirus. This statement has been said in the statement of Rashtrapati Bhavan. President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today interacted with the governors, lieutenants, and administrators of states and union territories through video conferencing.
The President emphasized that it should be ensured that there is no starvation during the nationwide lockdown and that the virus should be prevented from spreading. According to the statement, during the dialogue, there was an opinion that there is no place for any kind of carelessness or complacency in the fight against this invisible enemy. In this context, Kovind expressed concern over the incidents of attacks on doctors, health workers, and police personnel in some parts of the country. The President said that the people of the country have demonstrated extraordinary courage, discipline, and solidarity in fighting COVID-19.
He, however, expressed concern over the two incidents of migrant laborers gathering at Anand Vihar and the involvement of the people of Tablighi Jamaat in Nizamuddin Markaz, which has pushed efforts against Corona. He said that food and other necessary materials are being provided to the needy, in such a situation, the resolution of social distance should be fully adhered to.
At the same time, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said in his tweet, “Today I have urged the Governors and Lt. Governors of the states and union territories to contact the religious leaders in their states and advise them to mobilize their followers. To stop organizing religious programs and to keep the distance between COVID 19 transitions to social behavior. “I told the governors and the lieutenants to pay special attention to arrangements for harvesting, storage, and purchase of agricultural products,” he said. State agencies should ensure uninterrupted movement and availability of agricultural equipment so that farmers do not face any hardship. ”Venkaiah Naidu said that he condemned the unforgivable violence that has taken place recently with doctors and health workers. It is the duty of every citizen to protect the health workers who take a personal risk and also serve the infected patients. Are gay