Sad to see health ministry occupy 'alternative reality' as 'nation gasps for breath': Tharoor
Sunday, 9 May 2021 Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor attacked Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday over his remarks that no fresh Covid-19 cases have been detected in 180 districts in the last seven days, saying it is sad to see the health minister occupy an "alternative reality while the nation gasps for breath".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the focus must be on repairing and preparing the health infrastructure as well as the economy for future challenges. With most states recording a drop in Covid cases and deaths, restrictions put in place to break the chain of transmission are being gradually lifted. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data.
#PMModi #Covid19 #ChiragPaswan
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data. He wrote, 'The decision to increase the gap between administering two doses of Covishield has been taken in a transparent manner based on scientific data. India has a robust mechanism to evaluate data. It is unfortunate that such an important issue is being politicised!"
#CovishieldDoseGap #Covishield #Covid19
India will use diplomatic channels to bring back Mehul Choksi from Dominica. Twitter today broke its silence on new digital rules in the middle of its clash with the government over the 'Congress toolkit' row and expressed concern over the potential threat to freedom of expression and intimidation tactics by the police. Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has issued a statement to clarify that the new IT rules for social media intermediaries have been formulated with an aim to stop abuse and misuse of social media and that the government fully recognises the right of privacy. Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's barbed tweet on a New York Times report on India's Covid numbers drew a furious response from Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Wednesday.
#Twitter #MehulChoksi #FuelPriceHike
Yoga guru Baba Ramdev stirred up a storm once again, when he pointed fingers at allopathic treatment and said that it has failed in many avenues after his comment went viral on social media, Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan tweeted and told Ramdev to retract his comments. Following this Ramdev did issue a letter in which he apologized for his statement and said that he is not opposed to modern medical science and allopathy.
This morning while recovering from Covid, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor tweeted a message for the government on the vaccine policy.
#ShashiTharoor #SpeakUpForFreeUniversalVaccination #GovernmentofIndia
Shashi Tharoor throws a new word that's a mouthful at the internet and leaves everyone impressed with his vocabulary again. Why did he say floccinaucinihilipilification?
#floccinaucinihilipilification #ShashiTharoor #Tharoorosaurus
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