Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik writes to other CMs over vaccine procurement

The vaccination drive has been facing severe controversies all across the country. Odisha CM has written to all the CMs to push the center to have a centralized vaccine procurement in the country. A few days back, there were discussions over the differential pricing policy for vaccinations at the state and central levels. Several states had also applied for global tenders, which still stay awaited. CM Patnaik has urged that the states should not be required to compete against each other, rather have an equal dose of vaccines at regular intervals. The other CMs are yet to reply, this could help the vaccination drive take a positive turn. Watch the video to know more!