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Vaccine Drive : Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Will Be Put To Test On May 1, Says P Chidambaram

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Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in his tweets has said the Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan will be tested on his claims that there is no shortage of vaccines in the states On May 1. The day citizens between  18 -44  are scheduled to be vaccinated .

In a tweet Chidambaram wrote, Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan will be put to test on May 1 His claim and his government’s claim that there are sufficient stocks of vaccines with the States will be blown away

In another tweet, Chidambaram wrote,No State seems to be ready to open vaccination to the 18-44 years population. Even the CoWin app is not co-operating ! If people are turned away from the vaccination centres after May 1 on the ground of ‘No vaccine’, will the Health Minister resign?

Many states like Delhi, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan , Tamil Nadu have reportedly expressed their inability to do vaccine roll- out On May 1 due to shortage

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