Not right to link surge to polls. no situation for lockdown in a hurry: Amit Shah
THE second Covid surge has touched states where there are no elections and so linking it to polls is 'not right,' Union Home Minister Amit Shah said Friday, adding that the situation, as of now, doesn't warrant a 'lockdown in a hurry.' He added that a 'full-fledged' fight was on and that he was confident 'we will declare a victory over this.'
Asked about the alarming Covid surge and election rallies, Shah, speaking to The Indian Express on the campaign trail, said: 'Dekhiye, Maharashtra mein chunav hai kya? Udhar 60,000 cases hain, idhar 4,000 hain.