Chidambaram flays delayed response

Chidambaram flays delayed response


The former Finance Minister, Mr. P Chidambaram, on Wednesday yet again targeted the Central government as he questioned the delay in formation of a special task force - announced by the Prime Minister last week - to analyse the effects of the coronavirus on the nation's economy and advise on steps to reduce the financial strain.

In a series of tweets, the 74-year-old Congress leader wrote: 'Woke up to read the shocking news that, four days after the PM's announcement, the promised Economic Task Force has not been set up by the government!'