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PM Modi Says Coordinated Efforts Help In Fast Recovery From COVID-19 Pandemic

BP World Bureau | Nov 22 2020 10:24:47 AM
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NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that a coordinated effort can help in overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide. 

He partook in the 15th edition of the G20 Summit, chaired by Saudi Arabia along with other world leaders like Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump through video conferencing. 

The World leaders came together to discuss the global impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the COVID-19 pandemic as an important turning point in the history of humanity and at the same time, it is also the biggest challenge the world is facing since World War II.

He said that the world's largest economies should come together to place a better strategy to overcome the pandemic. 

PM Modi called for decisive action by G20, not limited to economic recovery, jobs and trade, but to focus on preserving Planet Earth.