In a tweet in Hindi, Kejriwal said, "Without caring for his life, Amit Ji continued to serve the people during coronavirus outbreak.
However, many of these government-run liquor shops were shut soon after opening due to chaotic situation and people flouting rules. Is there more than meets the eye in early closure of liquor shops?
"People of Delhi have defeated dengue. Now, we have to beat corona. Do you want to live in lockdown forever? Lockdown will end if beat corona," he said.
Clashes broke out in the North-East area of Delhi between the groups supporting and opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), which claimed 53 lives.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday in a presser said that lockdown was necessary to contain COVID-19 but now Delhi is fully ready to relax lockdown restrictions.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain had earlier today said that there are 3,515 cases of COVID-19 in the national capital.
Medical stores, grocery stores, fruits/vegetable shops, dairy will remain open. Besides this, standalone shops in residential areas, neighborhood shops will also open but no shopping complex/market will open till further notice.
Kejriwal appealed to those who have recovered from Covid-19 to come forward and donate plasma for serious patients.
Arvind Kumar’s wife and daughter alleged lack of facilities in the hospital and claimed that the COVID-19 patient wasn’t adequate treatment at the centre.
"All the 186 COVID-19 positive cases that were reported yesterday were asymptomatic. They didn't know they had coronavirus. This is more worrying," said Kejriwal.