SDMA meeting tomorrow to go as planned. CM Kejriwal authorizes Dy CM Sisodia to attend the meeting on his behalf


  • Meeting with experts to ascertain if Delhi has entered the community spread phase of COVID 19.*
  • Dy CM Sisodia briefs media about CM Kejriwal’s health.

New Delhi:  08-06-2020
Addressing a digital press conference here on Monday, Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Shri Manish Sisodia, confirmed that the State Disaster Management authority’s meeting with experts tomorrow, to understand the spread of COVID 19 in Delhi, will go as per plan. Hon’ble Lt. Governor will chair the SDMA meeting scheduled to be held on Tuesday.
Shri Manish Sisodia also informed that he will attend the SDMA meeting with experts tomorrow on behalf of CM Kejriwal who is under self-quarantine after experiencing COVID 19 symptoms (sore throat and fever). 
Putting everyone’s doubts at rest surrounding Hon’ble CM Arvind Kejriwal’s health conditions and his presence at the meeting tomorrow, Shri Manish Sisodia said, “ Hon’ble CM Arvind Kejriwal is not keeping well, has a sore throat and mild fever. He has self quarantined himself and will take the test tomorrow. But he is also of the view that this meeting is crucial as it will help us ascertain if Delhi has entered the community spread stage of COVID 19. And our entire strategy to deal with the pandemic is going to change. So Hon’ble CM wants this meeting to take place as per plan, and he has authorized me to attend this meeting