New Delhi, Apr 19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with leading doctors and top pharma companies in the country over COVID-19 situation.
In his interaction through video conferencing, PM Modi Modi has called for accelerating efforts to upgrade resources in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities as COVID-19 pandemic is spreading rapidly in these areas.
The Prime Minister urged doctors to connect with their colleagues working in these cities and give them online consultations to ensure that all protocols are followed correctly.
He also urged the doctors to educate people against several rumours on Covid treatment and prevention.
PM Modi added that it is very important that people do not become a victim of panic in these difficult times.
In these difficult times, Modi said, "It is very important that people do not become a victim of panic. Along with proper treatment, emphasis must also be on counselling of patients admitted in hospitals."
On the other hand, the doctors shared their experiences in dealing with the Covid pandemic. They congratulated PM Modi on his leadership in dealing with the pandemic.