The meeting, held via video conferencing, also had other chief ministers sporting face masks.
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While PM Modi used the white-coloured stole to cover his face, the chief minister of Maharashtra covered his face using a surgical mask. Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath was also seen with his face covered along with other officials from the state.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa were also present during the meeting.
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