Provide vaccine to all, everyone has right to safe life: Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi : Congress leader Rahul Gandhi pushed for 'vaccine to all' saying that PM Narendra Modi must focus on vaccination than political events as everyone has a right to safe life. He also asked him to provide some financial aide to the poor to cope up with the current situation.
In a video message posted on Twitter, Rahul Gandhi reminded PM Narendra Modi of his promise to win battle against coronavirus in 18 days.
"You got bells rung, thaalis banged, mobile-phone torches lit. Corona kept moving ahead. Now it is the second wave. And lakhs of people have turned victims of the disease," Rahul Gandhi said in the message.
"Now end this eventbaazi (propensity to hold events). Provide vaccines to those who need them. Stop exporting vaccines. And provide income support to our poor brothers and sisters. Thank you," he said.
The tweet in its caption mentioned that it is more than 365 days and the battle against coronavirus is still not won. It is time to give vaccine to all.
Rahul Gandhi's video message came on a day India saw the highest ever fresh number of Covid-19 cases being registered across the country at 1,68,912 and 904 pandemic-related deaths.