The Delhi BJP on Sunday attacked Well being Minister Satyendar Jain for claiming that sufferers from outdoors town are the rationale for the rise in Covid-19 instances right here, and alleged that the AAP authorities was operating away from its accountability.
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Jain has attributed the current rise in instances to “sufferers from outdoors getting examined right here”.
“I fail to know whether or not it’s Delhi chief minister or his ministers who contemplate outsiders and migrants within the metropolis as an issue?” Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta questioned.
“Earlier additionally, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had stated that folks from Bihar come to Delhi with a Rs 500 ticket and get again after availing remedy value Rs 5 lakh. Additionally, the AAP authorities had denied remedy for folks from different states, whereas the Modi authorities had ensured remedy for them,” Gupta claimed.
Speaking to reporters, Jain stated, “Many sufferers from outdoors Delhi are getting examined right here, therefore the rise within the variety of instances. There’s in any other case a decline in instances right here”.
Jain stated the hospital admissions have additionally elevated as a result of sufferers coming from outdoors Delhi. “Such statements present that the Delhi authorities is operating away from its duties and diverting the eye of the folks,” Gupta stated.
He stated the Kejriwal authorities ought to assist the folks. “It nonetheless must work very fastidiously in view of the Covid-19,” he added.