During the peak of the second wave of Corona in April-May, deaths in hospitals due to lack of medical oxygen were reported from many states. During that time the demand for medical oxygen had increased. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said on Wednesday that the response of the central government was based on the data received from states and union territories, as health is a matter of states.
What did the opposition say?
Congress- Rahul Gandhi said that, the truth is that during the second wave of Kovid, due to wrong decisions of the Government of India, 50 lakh of our brothers, sisters, parents lost their lives. The former Congress president had also taken a dig at the government on Tuesday. On which Union Minister Giriraj Singh called him bad-mind.
After Sambit Patra responded to the opposition’s attacks, Kapil Sibal said that the government has closed its eyes. He said that “they don’t want to see and hear the reality.”
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had termed the Centre’s reply as ridiculous.
Samajwadi Party- SP chief Akhilesh Yadav accused the government of orphaning people. Yadav said that “people were struggling for oxygen. BJP is responsible for not providing it. BJP is lying. The government has orphaned its people.”
Aam Aadmi Party- Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that the city government does not have the data on deaths due to lack of oxygen during the second wave of Kovid-19 as the Center has set up its own panel to probe such deaths. has not been approved.
At the same time, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said that lack of oxygen has not only caused deaths in Delhi but also in other states. Jain described the government’s response as sprinkling salt on the burn.
Shiv Sena: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who is in power with the NCP and Congress in Maharashtra, said those whose relatives died due to lack of oxygen “should take the central government to court”.
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