The Chief Minister of Punjab, Charanjit Singh Channi
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi denounced his Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, saying his health model was a complete failure during the first and second waves of COVID-19.
According to an official statement, Channi claimed that thousands of people from the nation’s capital came to Punjab for treatment during the two waves of the pandemic.
He further said his government was fully prepared to deal with a possible third wave of COVID-19.
“(Mr) Kejriwal’s health model in Delhi was a complete failure during the first and second waves of the coronavirus. Thousands of people ran from Delhi to Punjab for treatment,” Mr Channi said.
“Now (Mr.) Kejriwal is making false promises to (replicate) Delhi’s health and education models in Punjab, but the people of Punjab are very aware of this kind of theater,” he said. .
Addressing Mr. Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Punjab explained how a person, who cannot properly run a city-like state, will run a whole state.
The elections to the Punjabi Assembly will take place this year.
Mr. Channi also inaugurated an oxygen generation plant at a government hospital here, the statement said.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said: “The Punjab is fully prepared to tackle the third wave of coronavirus or the Omicron threat.” Mr. Channi also paid tribute to Sri Katalgarh Sahib gurdwara in Chamkaur Sahib.