West Bengal: State govt forms six-member Apex Task Force to monitor COVID activities

As the number of COVID cases rise in the state of Bengal, with a new variant of the coronavirus being discovered in the state, the situation of the COVID pandemic has become worrisome for many. With this, it has become important to take strict action in order to curb the spread of the virus even further. The West Bengal government has formed a six-member Apex Task Force to monitor the deteriorating COVID situation in the state. The panel will be headed by Bengal chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay. Watch the full video to know more about this latest development with Times Now.