Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that all states played a role in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, and that this was an example of co-operative federalism. Modi made the remarks at the seventh meeting of the NITI Aayog governing council in Delhi. Apart from Union ministers, 23 chief ministers, three lieutenant governors and two administrators also attended the meeting. “Every state played a strong role as per its capacity in enabling the country to emerge from the coronavirus crisis,” the prime minister said. “Together, the Centre and state governments presented a major example of collective strength and co-operative federalism before the world.”. Modi said that state governments focussed on grassroots delivery of public services through co-operation across political lines. View More…