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Mamata skips Centre''s COVID-19 meeting with CMs

Mamata skips Centre''s COVID-19 meeting with CMs
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1970-01-01T05:30:00+0530
Kolkata, Apr 23 (PTI) West Bengal Chief Minister

Mamata Banerjee skipped Friday''s meeting of CMs with Prime

Minister Narendra Modi over the COVID-19 situation, sources

said.

Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay represented the

state at the review meeting, which was held via video

conference, they said.

Banerjee had earlier skipped a few similar meetings as

she was busy campaigning for the ongoing assembly elections.

Meanwhile, the West Bengal government has constituted

a six-member apex task force under Bandyopadhyay to supervise

activities of coordinators and observers overseeing the

COVID-19 situation in the state, an official said.

Till Thursday, the state''s coronavirus tally stood at

7,00,904 and the death toll at 10,766. PTI SCH

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Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

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