New Delhi, October 16
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi took a dig on the Centre on Friday over the IMF’s projection that the Indian financial system is ready to contract by a large 10.three per cent this 12 months, saying it was one other “stable achievement” by the federal government.
Gandhi took a swipe on the authorities on Twitter by tagging a chart that confirmed IMF development projections for 2020-21 for Bangladesh, Myanmar, Nepal, China, Bhutan, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and India.
The chart confirmed that the Indian financial system is projected to contract by a large 10.three per cent this 12 months, the very best contraction among the many nations talked about.
“One other stable achievement by the BJP authorities. Even Pakistan and Afghanistan dealt with Covid higher than India,” Gandhi tweeted with the chart.
The previous Congress chief on Wednesday had additionally taken a dig on the authorities over IMF development projections exhibiting Bangladesh closing in on India when it comes to per capita GDP this 12 months and described it as a “stable achievement” of six years of BJP’s “hate-filled cultural nationalism”.
The Indian financial system, severely hit by the coronavirus pandemic, is projected to contract by 10.three per cent this 12 months, the Worldwide Financial Fund had stated on Tuesday.
Nonetheless, India is more likely to bounce again with a powerful eight.eight per cent development charge in 2021, thus regaining the place of the quickest rising rising financial system, surpassing China’s projected development charge of eight.2 per cent, the IMF stated in its newest ‘World Financial Outlook’ report. PTI