Kejriwal calls urgent meet on COVID situation

The city recorded 1,544 more COVID-19 cases and 17 deaths on Tuesday

The expenditure on this (coronavirus vaccine) will save lots of lives," Kejriwal tweeted. File photo: PTI

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called a high-level meeting to discuss the rising number of novel coronavirus cases in Delhi, sources said on Wednesday.

Health Minister Satyendar Jain, Chief Secretary Vijay Dev and senior officials will attend the meeting, which will take place at 11 am, according to sources.

The city recorded 1,544 more COVID-19 cases and 17 deaths on Tuesday. It was the first time in over a month that the number of new infections crossed the 1,500 mark.

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