Amit Shah in a review meeting

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Amit Shah announced; 8000 beds, 500 equipped railway coaches & increase in Covid-19 tests for Delhi

After meeting CM Arvind Kejriwal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah in a series of tweets on June 14 shared measures to be taken in order to handle Coronavirus outbreak. Shah said Delhi will get 500 railway coaches to address the shortage of beds for coronavirus patients and it will also receive central help to increase the number of tests conducted.

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 02:27 PM / by Kajol Pravina

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