New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Narendra Modi, makes five suggestions to tackle COVID-19. Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi conveying support for Union Cabinet decision to reduce salaries for MPs by 30%. Letter states, “Austerity measures which can be used to divert much needed funds to the fight against Covid-19 are the need of the hour”.
Sonia Gandhi tells PM to suspend Rs 20,000 cr Central Vista beautification and construction project ‘forthwith’. Impose complete ban on media ads – TV, print and online – by govt and PSUs for two years says Sonia Gandhi to PM on fighting COVID-19.
Transfer all money under ‘PM Cares’ fund to ‘Prime Ministers National Relief Fund’ for efficiency, transparency, accountability says Sonia to PM.