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Modi govt in a 'stupor': Rahul slams Centre's response to coronavirus

He described the contagious disease as a 'huge problem' and said ignoring it was a 'non-solution'

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during party's 135th foundation day at AICC HQ in New Delhi, Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019
He also retweeted his February 12 post in which he had said coronavirus is a huge threat to the people

Congress leader on Friday stepped up his attack on the Centre over its response to the outbreak, saying the Modi government was in a "stupor" and the economy would be destroyed if a strong action is not taken.

He described the contagious disease as a "huge problem" and said ignoring it was a "non-solution".

"I will keep repeating this. The is a huge problem. Ignoring the problem is a non solution," Gandhi said in a tweet.

"The Indian economy will be destroyed if strong action is not taken. The government is in a stupor," the former Congress chief said.

He also retweeted his February 12 post in which he had said is a huge threat to the people.

First Published: Fri, March 13 2020. 11:16 IST
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