The former Maharashtra chief minister also accused the Modi government of adopting an 'easy way' of increasing taxes on fuel to cover up the losses.
In a statement, the former Union minister held the Centre "fully responsible" for the oxygen crisis and demanded, without naming Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan, that he be sacked immediately.
In a press conference, Prithviraj Chavan said that in phase-I, the union government had procured 1.65 crore doses of vaccine at a cost of Rs 210 per dose.
Vikhe-Patil had alleged that 14 acres of land of an estimated value of Rs 1767 crore to a builder at mere RS 3.5 crore by duping Koyna-Dam project affected people.
Data collected from Maharashtra government app data being transferred to private trust, alleges Prithviraj Chavan
The trust, called Anulom, was started by one Atul Vaze with the "blessings" of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Chavan claimed in the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.
Congress on Tuesday condenmed the detention of former Union Minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha by police in BJP-led Maharashtra.
Chavan said the BJP believed in the "trickle down approach" wherein the poor will get some benefits after the rich became richer contrary to the Congress' approach of a "direct attack" on poverty.