PM Modi ranked top among global leaders in the fight against COVID-19

Updated: April 22, 2020 9:12:20 pm

PM appreciates Omar Abdullah's call for social distancing following his uncle's deathPM Narendra Modi has secured the top place, with an approval ranking of 68, as per the Sitharaman cites a survey

In the fight against the novel coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emerged as the hottest among 10 global leaders, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed on Wednesday.

As per the latest evaluation completed by a US-based analysis agency, PM Narendra Modi has secured the top place, with an approval ranking of 68, adopted by Mexico’s Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, the United Kingdom’s Boris Johnson and Australia’s Scott Morrison. US President Donald Trump was the eighth place, with an approval ranking of -3.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was ranked fifthadopted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Brazils’ Jair Bolsanaro, France’s Emmanuel Macron, and Japan’s Shinzo Abe.

“Prime Minister leads India’s fight against coronavirus from the front. Consistent high approval ratings for PM Narendra Modi. Nation has confidence in its leadership in an extraordinary situation due to a pandemic,” Sitharaman tweeted.

Many Union ministers and different celebration leaders additionally tweeted about the highest approval scores of Modi amidst the global fight against the pandemic, saying the nation has full confidence in his management at the time of this disaster.

“Prime Minister Narendra Modi leads the world in combating COVID-19. Ensuring safety and security for the Indian people on one hand and lending all necessary support to other nations on the other, he has been ranked number one amongst world leaders in the fight against the pandemic,” BJP president JP Nadda mentioned.