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PM Modi to hold meeting with DMs of 40 districts with low COVID-19 vaccine coverage

PM Modi to hold meeting with DMs of 40 districts with low COVID-19 vaccine coverage

The meeting will include districts with less than 50 per cent coverage of the first dose and low coverage of the second dose of the vaccine, the PMO said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a review meeting on November 3 with district magistrates of over 40 districts having low COVID-19 vaccination coverage, the PMO said on Sunday.

The meeting will include districts with less than 50 per cent coverage of the first dose and low coverage of the second dose of the vaccine, it said.

The 40 districts are spread across Jharkhand, Manipur, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Maharashtra and Meghalaya among other states, and chief ministers of these states will also attend the meeting.

Modi will be holding the meeting immediately on his return from abroad after attending the G20 and COP26 meetings, the PMO noted.

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Published on: Oct 31, 2021, 4:40 PM IST
Posted by: Mohammad Haaris Beg, Oct 31, 2021, 4:26 PM IST