Digvijaya Singh taunts Centre for allowing Kumbh amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Last Updated: Tuesday, 16 March 2021 (16:38 IST)
New Delhi: Congress leader on Tuesday took pot shot at the for allowing ‘mela’ (fair) despite surge in novel infections.

Taking to twitter, the veteran leader posted in Hindi, ‘‘While cricket fans are not allowed to watch a match in stadium due to increasing infections, lakhs of devotees are allowed to congregate in Uttarakhand kumbh. Thanks!’’
 
India recorded 24,492 new cases and 131 fatalities in the past 24 hours. (UNI)