The Congress leader said that in yesterday’s announcement, the prime minister gave a “headline” and a “blank page”. Chidambaram said that he looks forward to learning the small print of the stimulus package which can be made public by Union minister of finance Nirmala Sitharaman.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of releasing Rs 20 lakh crore as an economic stimulus package for the country amid the coronavirus crisis.
“Yesterday, PM gave us a headline and a blank page. Naturally, my reaction was a blank!” Chidambaram tweeted.
On Tuesday, the prime minister said the small print of the economic package are going to be made public by the minister of finance within the coming days. “Starting tomorrow, over subsequent few days, the minister of finance will offer you detailed information about this economic package inspired by the ‘Self-reliant India campaign’,” the PM said.