As governments around the world announce multibillion stimulus packages to revive economies, India will get an economic task force, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his first nationwide address since the coronavirus pandemic hit India on Thursday (March 19).
While addressing the country about measures taken by the government to control the spread of coronavirus, Modi said that the virus is also impacting India’s economy and that’s why the government has now set up an economic response task force. It is worth noting that the finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be heading the task force. “Under finance minister, the government has decided to form a Covid-19 economic response task force,” Modi said.
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