New Delhi, September 18
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked the federal government for stating that information on healthcare employees who had been affected by COVID-19 or had died from it was not maintained centrally and alleged that “corona warriors” had been being insulted.
Minister of State for Health Ashwini Choubey knowledgeable the Rajya Sabha this week that well being was a state topic and “such data is not maintained at the Central level by the Ministry of Health”.
This was in response to a query on the variety of healthcare employees, together with medical doctors, nurses, help employees and ASHA employees, who’ve been affected by coronavirus or died attributable to it.
Tagging a information report on Choubey’s reply, Gandhi titled his tweet: “Adverse data-free Modi government! Their (healthcare workers’) safety and respect are more important than beating plates or lighting lamps,” the previous Congress chief tweeted in Hindi, referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi initiated campaigns honouring ‘corona warriors’.
प्रतिकूल डाटा-मुक्त मोदी सरकार!
थाली बजाने, दिया जलाने से ज़्यादा ज़रूरी हैं उनकी सुरक्षा और सम्मान।
मोदी सरकार, कोरोना वॉरीअर का इतना अपमान क्यों? https://t.co/jkkiPuywgM
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) September 18, 2020
“Modi government, why this insult of corona warriors?” Gandhi requested.
Choubey, in his reply, nonetheless, additionally stated the database of these searching for reduction beneath the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Insurance Package was maintained on the nationwide degree.
As many as 155 healthcare employees, together with 64 medical doctors, have died as a result of coronavirus an infection, in line with the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package Insurance Scheme for well being employees preventing COVID-19, he stated. PTI