PM Modi chairs COVID review meet; India records half a million cases in 48 hours | Top news

Here are the top headlines of the day:
1. India has now reported another 3 lac fresh COVID cases in the last 24 hours, and more than half a million infections have been reported in the last 48 hours.

2. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal casts an excerpt from his meeting with the Prime Minister on television. PMO sources claim breach of conduct by Delhi CM Kejriwal.

3. PM Narendra Modi chaired two COVID review meetings earlier today and one of them was with the CMs of the states which are high burdened currently. PM Modi asked the Chief Ministers to work together as one, further adding that there will be no shortage of crisis if we work as one nation.

4. Despite raising allocations of oxygen for hospitals in Delhi, many hospitals still gasp for breath and as a result, most major hospitals have stopped giving admission to the patients.

5. While India fights the COVID crisis, netas are not budging and continue to keep campaigning and violating the COVID norms.

6. After Maharashtra DGP begins probe in the death of 13 patients in the Virar hospital, the state minister states that the deaths of these patients are not national news.