National level lockdown? Nirmala Sitharaman once again has given clarity: Corona is booming across the country. With the daily number of corona cases approaching 3 lakh, many states are enforcing weekend lockdowns and night curfews. As a result, migrant workers from various parts of the country are once again panicking. To this extent, they are getting ready to go home all weekend.
As a result, railway stations and transport areas are congested. This corona second wave is causing serious concern in industrial circles. The corona epidemic is expected to have a serious impact on the country’s economy. In this context, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spoke to representatives of industrial associations via an online video conference on Monday morning.
While many states are enforcing lockdowns and night curfews, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has made it clear that the government has no plans to impose a National level lockdown. The government is taking swift action against the spread of the coronavirus.
She said the center had consulted with officials on several occasions for corona case tightening. Revealed that we are moving forward together with the states for the development and livelihood of all. Therefore, there is no need to be afraid of things like lockdown and Nirmala said that the Center has no such idea. Members of the Chamber of Commerce said. To this end, Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has collected various details from the industrial associations.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spoke on the occasion with Kotak Mahindra Bank CEO Uday Kotak, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) spokesperson Uday Shankar, Bengal Chamber of Commerce spokesperson Deb Mukherjee, Bangalore Chamber of Commerce spokesperson TR Parashuraman and Pawan Munjal.