In his letter to the Prime Minister, the TDP chief hailed Modi for his clarion name for Janata Curfew on March 22, and mentioned: “India, with its enormous range and huge inhabitants is on the sting of Covid-19 menace. However, we’re assured that India underneath your ready management would successfully retaliate the specter of corona virus by setting an instance to the remainder of the world.”
“Rs 1,75,000 crore package deal to help numerous sections of the society is very lauded. In this context, Rs 50 lakh insurance coverage cowl launched for frontline warriors (medical doctors and different well being employees preventing COVID-19) comes at a proper time as tribute to their sacrifice,” he mentioned.
Naidu additionally praised the Centre for rendering monetary package deal to farmers, ex-gratia to poor ladies and free fuel cylinders to poor households. “Support to low wage earners in organised sector and senior residents are proper steps in direction of defending them from the ill-effects of Covid-19 lock down. Efforts to make sure that no Indian goes to mattress on empty abdomen is a proof that your authorities is ‘humanity personified’,” he mentioned.
“Distribution of pulses to make sure that everybody will get correct nourishment is visionary in its thought and motion. Increase of wages underneath MNREGA, benefitting employees in organised sector by way of Employees’ Provident Fund (EPF), granting further credit score to ladies self-help teams (SHGs) are well timed and applicable steps to construct confidence among the many poor and downtrodden of our society in ably preventing Covid-19,” he added.
Naidu additional referred to as for the Prime Minister’s consideration to a different sector that works because the spine of the Indian economic system – micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) – suggesting a monetary package deal to stimulate the economic system.
“It is pertinent, as you’re conscious, to offer a monetary package deal to stimulate economic system on this turbulent time. Under your ready steerage and good management, we’re assured that very quickly India won’t solely get well from the specter of COVID-19, but additionally would bounce again to its rightful place within the international economic system,” he mentioned.