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COVID-19: PM Modi directs officials to ensure sufficient availability of PPEs, masks, ventilators

In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister's Office said Modi reviewed the countrywide preparedness regarding availability of hospitals and quarantine facilities.

Published: 04th April 2020 03:40 PM  |   Last Updated: 04th April 2020 03:40 PM   |  A+A-

Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi addresses nation onCOVID-19 for the third time.

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a meeting of various empowered groups set up to respond to the coronavirus threat and directed officials to ensure sufficient availability of all essential medical equipment such as personal protective equipment, masks, gloves and ventilators.

In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister's Office said Modi reviewed the countrywide preparedness regarding availability of hospitals, proper isolation and quarantine facilities as well as disease surveillance, testing and critical care training.

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