Veteran Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday (April 6) said that India has now entered a “crucial two-week period”. He also mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s outreach to former prime ministers, presidents and some opposition leaders to hold discussion over COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

Veteran Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday (April 6) said that India has now entered a “crucial two-week period”. He also mentioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s outreach to former prime ministers, presidents and some opposition leaders to hold discussion over COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak.

In a series of tweets, Chidambaram, 74, wrote about the steps taken by the Centre to curb the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, which has infected over 4,000 people in the country so far.

“India enters a crucial two week period today. So does the world. It is good that @narendramodi spoke to leaders of Opposition parties. I have no doubt that every one of them pledged support to the government’s efforts to battle the spread of COVID-19,” Chidambaram tweeted.