With the nation reporting over 50,000 COVID-19 cases for the fifth day in a row, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi took a swipe on Monday at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had mentioned “the right decisions at the right time means India is better off”.
Gandhi put up a graph on his Twitter account exhibiting India at the highest of the chart of 10 nations with the best variety of coronavirus cases within the final 24 hours.
India reported 52,972 COVID-19 cases on Monday, as the tally of such cases crossed the 18-lakh mark within the nation.
“The right decisions at the right time means India is better off than other countries. PM,” Gandhi wrote on Twitter.
After India, the graph confirmed the USA with 47,511 cases, Brazil with 25,800 cases, Peru with 21,358 cases and Colombia with 11,470 cases within the final 24 hours.
The variety of sufferers who’ve recovered from the illness additionally surged to over 11.86 lakh within the nation, in accordance with the Union well being ministry.
Gandhi has been attacking the prime minister and the federal government over the style through which the pandemic has been dealt with. He has additionally mentioned the nationwide lockdown has “failed” to provide the specified outcomes.
The Congress mentioned the federal government ought to take inventory of the scenario and never be in denial.
“The Government really needs to take stock of the situation rather than repeatedly saying we’re doing better than other countries. Government’s denial is constantly putting millions of lives in danger,” the opposition social gathering mentioned on its Twitter deal with.
Congress’s chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala requested whether or not the Modi authorities has left the nation to be “self-reliant”.
“Covid_19 looms! 18,00,000 Corona cases, 53,000 daily infections, 38,000 deaths, Public Health is failing, CMs admitted in Private hospitals, Union Ministers in Private hospitals, But where is the Modi Government? Have left India to be ‘Atmanirbhar’?” he wrote on Twitter.