Before PM Modi, CM Soren inaugurated the PSA plant in Jharkhand (symbolic photo)
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren inaugurated 27 PSA (Pressure Swing Accumulation) Oxygen Plant in Ranchi. All these were constructed under the PM Cares Fund. In this matter, but now the politics in the state has intensified. BJP and JMM are face to face. Because all these PSA plants were to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The program was also fixed for this. Despite this, Hemant Soren inaugurated the PSA plant a day earlier.
Strong objection registered by BJP leaders
Reacting strongly to the inauguration by Hemant Soren, BJP leaders said that the inauguration of the PSA plants is a gimmick to gain “cheap popularity”. BJP MP from Ranchi Sanjay Seth attacked Jharkhand Chief Minister and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) leader for inaugurating PSA plants a day before PM’s scheduled programme. Explain that PSA oxygen plants were started in 19 districts of Jharkhand.
Inaugurated a day before PM Modi’s scheduled program
Hemant Soren made this inauguration just a day before PM Modi was to inaugurate 35 PSA oxygen plants from AIIMS Rishikesh, Uttarakhand in 35 states and union territories. After this, PM Modi inaugurated 35 PSA Oxygen Plants at various places in 35 states and union territories from AIIMS Rishikesh, Uttarakhand on Thursday in the presence of Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya.
PM said this in Uttarakhand
The PM said during the program that with the efforts of everyone, from just one lab at the beginning of the pandemic, we now have 3000 testing labs in the country. The government worked round the clock to promote the production and supply of essential items like N95 masks, PPE kits, ventilators. The movement to become self-reliant ensured self-reliance in all our abilities.
Hemant Soren attacked PM Modi over PM Cares Fund
Significantly, on May 24, 2021, Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren made a scathing attack on PM Narendra Modi regarding the PM Cares Fund. He said, ‘The central government should tell the citizens of the country what happened to the PM Cares Fund. Thousands of crores were deposited in PM Cares Fund. There is a need for transparency in the transactions related to this fund.” On October 6, 2021, exactly five months after attacking the PM and PM Cares Fund, Hemant Soren inaugurated several health facilities, including 27 oxygen facilities in 19 districts of the state. Plant included. All the oxygen was manufactured from the PM Cares Fund. Hemant Soren said that these inaugurations are part of the state government’s effort to upgrade the health infrastructure in the state and be prepared for the COVID pandemic.
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