Today, on the occasion of Hanuman Jayanti, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has sought the blessings of Lord Hanumana to fight against the global pandemic. Taking to his Twitter handle, he wished all the citizens of India and mentioned that it was a day to recall the ‘compassion’ and ‘dedication’ of Lord Hanuman.
“I wish his blessings are always upon us in the continuing fight against the COVID pandemic,” he added. Presently, India is fighting against the second wave of COVID-19. The nation has been worst hit by the global pandemic. In the last 24 hours, the nation has reported over 3.23 lakh cases along with more than 2,700 deaths.
The surging number of cases in India has given rise to a crisis of oxygen supply, vaccine, and other medical aids. Several world leaders have expressed their concern over the devastating COVID-19 situation in India. Countries like France, Germany, and the US have also extended their support to India.