Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday mentioned the one way to stop the spread of coronavirus now was a full lockdown with the safety of minimal earnings assure scheme, NYAY, for the susceptible sections.
“GOI doesn’t get it. The only way to stop the spread of Corona now is a full lockdown- with the protection of NYAY for the vulnerable sections,” Gandhi mentioned in a tweet. “GOI’s inaction is killing many innocent people,” he mentioned.
Congress has been asserting that the central and state governments transfer to management the state of affairs by resorting to partial curfews, journey restrictions, closure and lockdowns will once more be limiting financial exercise that can hit the poor and, due to this fact, it was crucial to present month-to-month earnings help.
Gandhi has been pushing for the implementation of the get together’s proposed Nyuntam Aay Yojana (NYAY) offering a minimal earnings assure to susceptible sections. Congress has been important of the federal government’s response to the COVID-19 disaster.
India’s whole tally of COVID-19 instances crossed the 2-crore mark with 3,57,229 infections being reported in a day, whereas the demise toll elevated to 2,22,408 with 3,449 new fatalities, in accordance to the Union Health Ministry knowledge up to date on Tuesday.