BJP expresses gratitude to Modi for relief package

BJP expresses gratitude to Modi for relief package

Agency News

New Delhi, Mar 26: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman for announcing a Central package of Rs 1.7 lakh crore to tide over the crisis faced by the poor due to the 21-day nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

BJP president Jagat Prakash Nadda said in a statement here that Modi has made a big relief package for the welfare of the poor of the country in this hour of crisis for the countrymen affected by the global pandemic, adding "this will bring huge relief to crores of people".

Nadda said the Prime Minister is constantly ensuring that no poor of the country sleeps hungry in this adverse situation of global disaster.

He added, "I sincerely thank Prime Minister Modi for such an important decision and relief package on behalf of every worker of BJP for helping the poor, farmers, women, youth, senior citizens and organised sector of the country in the hour of crisis."