She said, "The nation’s ability to tackle a pandemic has been weakened by cuts that Trump had made to the public health infrastructure"
Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton has claimed people are dying amid the coronavirus crisis because of US President Donald Trump's "failure in public health, leadership and humanity".
After the US President warned Americans to brace themselves for a "rough two-week period" as new projections suggested between 100,000-240,000 people could die from the disease even with social distancing measures in place, Clinton attacked the president on Twitter, reports Independent.
Retweeting a post that showed the Trump in front of chart that showed possible cases of fatalities when he warned the citizens of having two-weeks of catastrophie ahead.
The US President has received widespread criticism for being very slow to take seriously the potential impact of the virus.
On Tuesday, the number of infections in the US passed 180,000 and the number of deaths hit 3,800.
Clinton being a public health expert herself said in an op-ed for CNN that, the nation's ability to tackle a pandemic has been weakened by cuts that Trump had made to the public health infrastructure.