Clear and present danger: MP gears up for third wave

Bhopal, June 3 (Agency) Amidst apprehension of a third wave of the dreaded novel coronavirus, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan averred on Thursday that ‘battle preparations’ have commenced.

“Trepidation is being voiced that its effect will be more pronounced on minors. Therefore, it has been decided to further buttress health services and make special wards for children at different levels,” the veteran leader said in a message. Priority in vaccination shall be accorded to couples whose kids are below 12 years of age. “It has come to my notice that many daughters and sons of our state desire to go abroad for the noble purpose of advanced learning. They shall be inoculated earlier,” the senior politician added.