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Economy in safe hands; worry not, Mr Guha: FM

Moneycontrol | 12/06/2020 03:13 PM | Click to read full article

A war of words broke out on twitter between Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Ramchandra Guha with the minister asking the historian not to worry about the economy as it is in "safe hands".

Earlier in the day, Guha tweeted quoting British writer Philip Spratt's comment in 1939 that "Gujarat was economically strong but culturally backward. Bengal in contrast is economically backward but culturally advanced."