Shimla, May 6
‘Trailing guns’ on the two BJP parliamentarians opposition Congress stated here that current spurt in the #COVID-19 cases is owing to irresponsible act of former by coming in the state when it was complete lock down.
This has been stated by by Congress State Media Panelist Puneet Malli, referring about to the recent controversy of the two BJP Member of Parliament(s). Lashing out on the BJP MPs Malli said ” If anyone is responsible for encouraging large number of people to arrive in the state they are two BJP MPs.” Explaining that the act provoked large number of people to get benefit of relaxation to come in the state on the analogy of the duo.” he said.
” Due to both of them number of people arrived in state are now posing a major threat of increasing Corona Pandemic in the hill state.” he alleged. It is worthwhile to mention here that senior BJP leader and former Chief Minister Shanta Kumar has also condemned the two BJP MPs for the act during the lock-down-1.
He added that the Congress is oldest party of this Country the BJP should not forget that former played major role to advance this Nation. The country is able to face Pandemic of Corona Virus today boldly since Congress party build up a robust basic infrastructure and mechanism to face such situation, he claimed.
State till yesterday recorded two cases of COVID-19 recently belonged to Jogindernagar and Sarkagahat area of Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh as one of them died at IGMC yesterday. Both new cases have travelled history to Delhi during the lock down as they entered in the state on Apr 29 and May 1, 2020.
With this number of #COVID-19 cases gone up to 43 in the state as three persons have died of the pandemic so far. Seven districts are in spate of COVID-19 as Mandi declared Orange zone recently. Now only five districts which are mostly remote and not joined borders with entry borders are free from infection.