Stubble Burning Made Third Wave Worse, Need 1K ICU Beds: CM To PM
Millennium Post Delhi|November 25, 2020
CM Kejriwal says positivity rate dipping steadily
Aaisha Sabir

NEW DELHI: Grappling with the seemingly unending third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention to ensure Delhi’s neighbouring states use the Pusa bio-decomposer to stop stubble burning.

The CM was meeting with the PM along with chief ministers of other states on Tuesday when he is learnt to have blamed stubble burning for the increased severity of the third wave of the pandemic here.

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