COVID-19: After Months Of Denial, Govt Finally Admits Community Transmission
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Bhubaneswar, Oct. 18 -- New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday admitted that India is in the community transmission stage.
However, it is limited only to certain districts and states. The statement has come in the backdrop of West Bengal's Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's admission on Monday that the community transmission of Covid-19 has started in the state.
Vardhan's statement was a response to a query made during his weekly webinar, 'Sunday Samvaad' where he interacts with his social media audience.
The query was "Mamta Banerjee has said there are instances of community transmission in the state. Are there other states with community transmission as well?"
To this, the minister responded, "In different pockets ac...
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