Economy Manmohan Singh suggests 5-point guide to Narendra Modi to revive economy Updated : September 13, 2019 12:31 PM IST Manmohan Singh said acknowledging the economic crisis could be the first step the Narendra Modi-led government should take. The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance was able to sail through the global economic crisis in 1991 and 2008 despite lacking a mandate as big as the Modi government has. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.