News headlines for April 8: PM Modi's warning on COVID situation; Maha extortion row & other top news
New Delhi: It was a thunder Thursday of news as Prime Minister Narendra Modi met all the Chief Ministers to discuss the course of action amid a spike in COVID cases across the country. Below are the day's biggest headlines:
Covid-19 situation very grim in some states, PM Modi tells CMs; suggests 'Corona Curfew' and 'Tika Utsav'
During his virtual meeting with the chief ministers of states and union territories on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed concern over the fast-changing Covid-19 situation in the country, stating that the situation is very grim in some states.