Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi, voices support to coronavirus lockdown
Congress president Sonia Gandhi wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
Transfer all money under PM-Cares to PMNRF: Sonia Gandhi
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi dem...
Provide personal protective equipment to healthcare workers, appeals Sonia Gandhi
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday appeale...
Coronavirus: Sonia Gandhi urges people not to panic, pitches for relief package
Congress President Sonia Gandhi urged people on Saturday not to panic in view of the coronavirus outbreak and said the country will not bow down to this painful crisis.
Coronavirus crisis: Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi, suggests 5 measures to cut expenses
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggesting five measures to conserve money for the fight ag...
Sonia Gandhi to hold VC with PCC Chiefs just a day ahead of PM’s talks with CMs
Besides reviewing how state Congress units have been undertaking voluntary services during the lockdown, the meeting may also discuss the ways to campaign for more measures from the government, including increased help for the vulnerable sections and large-scale rapid tests, to tackle the outbreak.
Sonia Gandhi’s suggestion to ban government ads draws criticism across media
Reacting to Gandhi’s statement, the Indian Newspaper Society (INS) has said that such a proposal tantamount to “financial censorship”, while the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) has said that stopping of government ads on TV will kill the sector.
News broadcasters body ''deplores'' Sonia Gandhi's suggestion of ban on media ads by government
In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Sonia Gandhi made various suggestions for fighting COVID-19 including imposing a "complete ban on media advertisements - television, print and online - by the government and Public Sectors Undertakings (PSUs) for a period of two years".
Sonia Gandhi asks PM Modi to give 21 days' wages in advance to MGNREGA workers
In her letter to the prime minister, Gandhi said a large number of rural poor are without work and around 8 crore MGNREGA workers are devoid of an alternative source of income due to the countrywide lockdown, thus, they should be paid money in advance to tide over the current crisis.
Covid-19 challenge: Sonia Gandhi distances from naysayers, extends support to PM Modi
"It has imperiled lives and put at risk the lives and livelihoods of millions, particularly, the most vulnerable sections of our society. The entire nation stands as one in solidarity in the fight to halt and defeat the Corona pandemic," Gandhi added. She noted that the 21-day nationwide lockdown announced by the prime minister as a measure to fight the coronavirus was a welcome step.
Coronavirus: Sonia Gandhi urges PM, Cong CMs to take measures for wage support to construction workers
In a letter to the prime minister, Gandhi said over 44 million construction workers are now faced with a "precarious" future as many of them are stranded in cities and are deprived of livelihood due to the lockdown.
PM Narendra Modi interacts with floor leaders of political parties on coronavirus
PM Narendra Modi interacted with leaders of those parties whose combined strength of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha adds up to five.
Sonia Gandhi best as chief now: Manish Tewari
When asked about the talks of Rahul Gandhi’s return to lead the party, Tewari said “why keep second-guessing” on it, as Rahul Gandhi was the one who insisted on quitting as party chief.
Reacting to Sonia Gandhi's suggestion, IBF says stopping of government ads on TV would kill the sector
IBF has maintained that with the closure of cinemas, the complete cessation of production of films and television shows, cancellations of live sporting events and scheduled advertisements and delays in payments by advertising agencies and distribution platform operators, the media and entertainment sector is already facing the brunt of the slowdown.
Roll out wage support plan for construction workers: Sonia Gandhi writes to PM
Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi has demanded unveiling of a welfare plan by the Centre for the unorganised sector, especially constructi...
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