Centre's handling of COVID-19 has put India in 'abyss of GDP reduction', says Rahul Gandhi

India's COVID-19 caseload has gone past 46 lakh, while 36,24,196 people have recuperated so far taking the national recovery rate to 77.77 percent

Press Trust of India September 12, 2020 12:38:48 IST
Centre's handling of COVID-19 has put India in 'abyss of GDP reduction', says Rahul Gandhi

File image of Rahul Gandhi. PTI

New Delhi: Taking a dig at the government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said its "well planned fight" against coronavirus has put India in an "abyss" of GDP reduction of 24 percent, 12 crore job losses, 15.5 lakh crore additional stressed loans and globally highest daily COVID-19 cases and deaths.

The Congress has accused the Modi government of not handling the COVID-19 pandemic effectively.

The government has dismissed all such claims in the past.

Rahul tweeted —

India's COVID-19 caseload has gone past 46 lakh, while 36,24,196 people have recuperated so far taking the national recovery rate to 77.77 percent on Saturday, according to Union health ministry data.

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