The assessment assembly was additionally attended by Union well being minister Harsh Vardhan, residence secretary Ajay Bhalla and prime officers of the 2 ministries.
The residence minister took inventory of the coronavirus state of affairs within the nation, notably within the states which have witnessed a spike in circumstances just lately, a residence ministry official mentioned.
The ongoing vaccination drive and the steps wanted to test additional unfold of the virus had been mentioned within the assembly, the official mentioned.
The attainable help to be provided to the affected states was additionally mentioned within the assembly, one other official mentioned.
There have been stories of sudden spike within the variety of Covid-19 circumstances in states corresponding to Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.