'I urge Modi govt to declare coronavirus as national disaster', H Vasanthakumar LS speech goes viral

'I urge Modi govt to declare coronavirus as national disaster', H Vasanthakumar LS speech goes viral

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In a Lok Sabha session held on 3 March 2020, late Congress H. Vasanthakumar said that the Modi government must declare coronavirus pandemic as a national disaster. He added that the crisis would impact the revenue and adversely affect the repayment of loans. ‘The government should rescheduled the payment for small business owners, and give Rs 2,000 to from the National Disaster Fund to wage labourers,’ he added. Vasanthakumar also asked GST to be waived off till crisis is averted and raised the issue of demand of sanitisers and masks as well before his speech was cut-off.
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