New Delhi, Aug 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference with Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Punjab, Bihar, Gujarat, Telangana and Uttar Pradesh on August 11. The review meeting was conducted to discuss corona related situation. During his address, PM said, "Every state is fighting the battle against the challenging situation arising due to COVID-19 pandemic." "Role of each and every state is very significant in overall control of the spread of the disease," PM Modi added. Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh said current cap of 35% in State Disaster Relief Fund for COVID related expenditure, as per MHA guidelines, is not sufficient to meet current requirements. Citing the state's rising cases of COVID, which have gone up to 24891 with 604 deaths, the CM urged PM Modi to review the UGC decision on mandatory exams for exit classes to be held by September 30. CM Amarinder Singh today sought from PM Narendra Modi a liberal financial package for states to fill the collection gap caused by the pandemic, and also flexibility on Covid-related terms of expenditure in SDRF.