Congress party is ready to play its role in fighting COVID-19
Reviewing the Congress’s efforts to facilitate relief to people affected by the three week COVID-19 lockdown, party president Sonia Gandhi on Friday said she hoped that the Union government will formulate a plan to deal with the situation arising out of the prevailing lockdown.
Addressing the Pradesh Congress Commitee (PCC) chiefs from across the country via videoconferencing, Ms. Gandhi said the party was ready to play its role in the country’s fight against the coronavirus.
“Due to the lockdown, the poor labourers left for their villages, and our workers got down to help them. Even today, all over the country, Congress workers from every district are engaged in this work,” she said in her initial statements
The Congress chief also mentioned that she and Rahul Gandhi have given written suggestions to the government over the battle against the pandemic.