Sonia's criticism of the government's handling of the coronavirus situation is 'unfortunate': BJP

NEW DELHI: BJP Described President Thursday Sonia gandhi Criticism of the Union government on the situation arising from the coronavirus pandemic as unfortunate and unnecessary politicization of the crisis.

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said the prime minister Narendra Modi it is leading everyone in its handling of the situation, and its measures, including that of the entire country, have received praise from the world.

We all have to work in one direction and face the pandemic together. There will be time for politics after beating the coronavirus, he told reporters.

Earlier in the day, Gandhi criticized the government for the unplanned implementation of the blockade across the country, saying it caused chaos and pain for millions of migrant workers.

Addressing a Congressional Working Committee (CWC) meeting via video conference, he said the responsibility lies with the government to ensure that the spread of infections and victims is not due to lack of infrastructure or preparedness.