Abhijit Banerjee meets PM Modi The meeting comes after he has come under attack by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders.
Indian-American Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, who got the Nobel Prize for Economics this year,
will be coinciding Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the PM’s residence on Tuesday morning, reported NDTV.
Banerjee won along with wife and noted economist Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer “for their innovative approach to mitigating global poverty.”
Abhijit Banerjee meets PM Modi, He was also one of the economists who helped Congress develop its 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
The promise of the NYAY scheme in which Rahul Gandhi became promised minimum income assistance for the economically weaker section.
The meeting begins after he has come under attack by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders. Union minister Piyush Goyal on called Abhijit Banerjee as Left-leaning and came under Opposition fire.
Later on Tuesday, he will attend his parental home in Kolkata and pay a visit to his 83-year-old mother after winning the global award, reported India Today.