Bharatiya Janata Celebration MP Meenakshi Lekhi lashed out on the Delhi authorities over its dealing with of the COVID-19 scenario within the nationwide capital and alleged that just some new beds have been added to the hospitals towards their promise of 30,000 beds.
“Delhi is in unhealthy form as a result of pandemic. Who ought to be held accountable? The celebration who got here to energy making empty guarantees,” Ms Lekhi mentioned in a press convention on Tuesday.
“They (Aam Aadmi Celebration) have added solely 354 new beds within the hospitals whereas they’ve come to energy making promise of including 30,000 beds,” the BJP MP added.
Ms Lekhi went on to assert that not a single ICU mattress has been added in Delhi within the final one 12 months and that the nationwide capital has the ventilators despatched by Prime Minister Nationwide Aid Fund solely.
She additional mentioned that the Delhi authorities spent solely Rs 1 to 1.5 crores on oxygen cylinders and doubtless these are those being recovered from their MLAs.
Talking concerning the inoculation drive within the nationwide capital, Ms Lekhi mentioned, “In ads, it’s being mentioned that Arvind Kejriwal will present common vaccination in Delhi. However neither any international tender has been floated, nor every other association has been made for vaccines. If they’ve carried out it, they need to present tender copy.”
The BJP chief additional mentioned that oxygen, hospitals, particular beds – every little thing are being offered by the central authorities and Defence Analysis and Improvement Organisation (DRDO).
“Even the medical workers is being offered by Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and different defence organisations. So what’s the AAP authorities”s job? Why are they opposing the oxygen audit of Delhi?,” Ms Lekhi questioned.
The Delhi BJP MP alleged that the variety of major well being centre (PHC) was 265 earlier than this authorities got here to energy however now its quantity has been decreased to 230.
Delhi reported a complete of 12,481 coronavirus constructive circumstances within the final 24 hours.