COVID-19: No plan for another lockdown in Delhi, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

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Updated: Jun 15, 2020 3:27 PM

"Many people are speculating whether another lockdown in Delhi in being planned. There are no such plans," Kejriwal tweeted.

COVID-19, Arvind Kejriwal, lockdown in delhi, coroavirus cases in delhi, covid 19 death cases in delhi, latest news on coronavirus outbreakIt comes a day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah held meetings with Kejriwal, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and three mayors to discuss the strategy to deal with the COVID-19 situation. (IE photo)

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Monday that there was no plan for another lockdown in Delhi even as the number of novel coronavirus cases continue to spurt.

“Many people are speculating whether another lockdown in Delhi in being planned. There are no such plans,” Kejriwal tweeted.

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It comes a day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah held meetings with Kejriwal, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and three mayors to discuss the strategy to deal with the COVID-19 situation.

On Sunday, Delhi recorded the highest single-day spike of 2,224 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to over 41,000, while the death toll mounted to 1,327.

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