Mumbai: The Congress get together, which shares energy with Shiv Sena and NCP in Maharashtra, on Tuesday slammed the Union Info Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on the difficulty of anti-Covid-19 vaccine wastage within the state. The state Congress spokesman Sachin Sawant mentioned the wastage is barely 0.22% and never 6% as claimed by Javadekar in his tweet final month. Javadekar assailed the Maha Vikas Aghadi authorities for its ‘poor administration’ in finishing up the vaccination drive. State Well being Minister Rajesh Tope had later rejected the declare, saying it was not appropriate.
Sawant in his tweet tagged the newest statistics launched by the Centre and mentioned, “@Prakash Javadekar ji, wastage of vaccines in Maharashtra is 0.22% and never 6% as per your lie. Modi authorities solely uncovered your lie. The Maharashtra authorities was pleased with the state’s well being staff who saved wastage to minimal and nonetheless made the state no.1 in vaccination.’’
“Actually unhappy that Maharashtra BJP leaders such as you maintain humiliating and denigrating the state,” he tweeted whereas focusing on Javadekar.
“One other disturbing fact- Maharashtra has solely 23547 vaccines left. How can we plan vaccination program if Modi authorities would not provide ample variety of vaccines in time?” Sawant requested within the tweet.
Sawant mentioned that solely 23,547 vaccine doses had been left in Maharashtra and requested how can the state plan vaccination of individuals if it doesn’t have an ample variety of doses.