Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj S Bommai on Thursday met Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya and requested him to provide 5 lakh doses of Covid vaccine every day to the state.
In the assembly, Bommai up to date the Union minister on measures taken to manage unfold of the pandemic.
“I informed that the state has planned 5 lakh a day vaccination programme from next month. And the minister has assured support to meet the demand of the programme,” Bommai informed reporters after the assembly.
Mandaviya knowledgeable that the Centre will give extra doses of vaccines from September-October onwards to all states, together with Karnataka, he mentioned, including that the state will begin making ready for this programme instantly.
Earlier, the Centre had supplied 3.5 lakh doses of vaccine a day. Last week, it was elevated to 4-4.5 lakh doses a day.
“Yesterday, we touched 5 lakh doses a day. In future, we plan 5 lakh doses a day,” Bommai mentioned.
Later, he additionally known as on Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan with whom he mentioned in regards to the National Education Policy.
Pradhan knowledgeable that he’ll maintain a workshop with the state authorities to know the work undertaken by it beneath the coverage, Bommai mentioned.
He mentioned after full preparations, he’ll invite the Union Minister for the launch of main and secondary degree of schooling as per the brand new coverage.
Bommai additional mentioned he mentioned about state textile and industries associated points with the Union Commerce and Textile Minister Piyush Goyal, who has assured full assist to the state.
“There is a plan for a mega textile programme. The minister has asked us to send a proposal,” he mentioned.
Bommai additionally known as on BJP National General Secretary and in-charge of Karnataka affairs Arun Singh and mentioned party-related points.
Karnataka Water Resources Minister Govinda Karjol, Health Minister Okay Sudhakar, Member of Parliament Shivakumar Udasi and principal secretary to the chief minister Manjunath Prasadh have been additionally current within the assembly.