Cong flags off group for Delhi rally – The Sangai Specific

By Our Employees Reporter
IMPHAL, Sep 1 : MPCC president Okay Meghachandra immediately flagged off a 92-member group who would participate in a rally scheduled on September 4 at Ramlila Maidan, New Delhi towards the escalating costs of commodities.
Talking to media individuals at Congress Bhavan right here earlier than flagging off the group, Okay Meghachandra stated that Congress delegates coming from States of the nation would assemble at Delhi and take out an enormous rally.
He stated {that a} 92-member group would go away Imphal by bus immediately and one other group would go away for Delhi by flight tomorrow.
Meghachandra stated that the widespread folks at the moment are struggling excessive distress on account of exorbitant taxes levied by the BJP Authorities on all important commodities and imposition of a lot increased GST on petroleum merchandise together with LPG.
The BJP Authorities has been imposing very excessive taxes on agricultural tools in addition to agricultural produces.
Milk merchandise meant for youngsters which have been earlier exempted from taxes at the moment are charged a tax of 5 per cent. Furthermore, taxes levied on stationery gadgets and handloom merchandise have been hiked manifold thereby pushing all of the folks to a really tough scenario, the MPCC president stated.
One other rally which might spotlight the escalating costs of products, rising unemployment and BJP’s model of politics which cares nothing however profitable elections could be flagged off by Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on September 7.
The rally could be flagged off from Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu and wrap up at Kashmir.
To a question raised by reporters, the MPCC president asserted that the BJP-led Authorities has failed to perform its 100 days motion plan.
The Authorities has neither achieved any infrastructural improvement nor has it succeeded to fulfil its election promise of giving jobs to 1.5 lakh folks in a 12 months, Meghachandra remarked.
He identified that the BJP-led Authorities continues to be unable to announce the outcomes of the recruitment exams to 2 IRB battalions.
The severance of ties between BJP and JD-U in Bihar has testified that the ‘double engine’ has collapsed, he stated.
He claimed that many different companions of NDA would stroll away from BJP earlier than the Lok Sabha election of 2024.
He then appealed to all of the folks to assume twice earlier than casting votes in future elections together with native physique elections.
He urged all of the voters to train their proper to grownup franchise after analysing the  variations between the earlier Congress Authorities and the incumbent BJP-led Authorities.

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