File image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Image: Northeast Now
File image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday afternoon,  will hold a video conference with chief ministers of states and Union Territories.

The conference will be held to review India’s progress in containing COVID-19 while gradually restarting economic activities in a phased manner.


Union home minister Amit Shah along with union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and union health minister Harsh Vardhan along with senior officials from the centre including will also attend the conference.

The meeting would like likely discuss the next stage in the exit from the nationwide lockdown, reported The Hindustan Times.

It is also expected that the meeting will focus on a further increase in economic activities and also on ways to tackle the pandemic in containment zones.

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