Humanity will definitely overcome Co-19 pandemicPrime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, when he praised efforts made by various Ministries to help people during the closure.
“The world fights with COVID-19. Humanity will definitely overcome this pandemic, “Mr Modi said in response to a tweet by the Indian Embassy in Switzerland.
“Indian Tricolor measuring more than 1,000 meters is projected on Mount Matterhorn, Zermatt, Switzerland to express solidarity for all Indians in the war against COVID-19. A big thank you to @zermatt_tourism for its movement, “a tweet from the Indian Embassy said.
Mr Modi also responded to tweets from various Ministries and his cabinet colleagues about the work they were doing.
“Proud of the Indian Railroad team. They continue to help our citizens at this crucial time, “Mr Modi said in response to a tweet by the Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal. He said that while the passenger train had stopped, the Train did not stop the relief effort.
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan tweeted that he had thanked the gas cylinder shipping personnel for carrying out their responsibilities in meeting people’s needs during lockdown. Mr Modi responded with, “Kudos to all who work around the clock, throughout the country, to ensure India’s energy needs are met.”
The Income Tax Department said that as assistance to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), a refund of income tax of ₹ 5,204 crore has been issued in the last 10 days for nearly 8.2 lakh small businesses. Mr. Modi tweeted that the department is committed to helping dynamic small and medium businesses.