Upping the ante on the government’s demonetization drive, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sacrificed the common man in ‘yagna’ against black money.
He further said that demonetization ‘yagna’ is aimed at benefiting the rich.
Addressing the media on the party’s foundation day, Rahul demanded that PM Modi must reveal the amount of BlackMoney recovered since demonetization.
Here are the demands made by Rahul Gandhi
# Modi has performed demonetization yagna for 50 families. Many people have suffered and for this loss, government should give compensation.
# Modi should reveal how much black money recovered post November 8, how much economic loss nation suffered and how many people lost their lives.
# Government should come out with list of those who deposited more than Rs 25 lakh in their accounts before demonetization.
# Restrictions on withdrawals must be lifted now. It is taking away the financial independence of the people.
# PM must explain how he will he compensate farmers who are affected the most by demonetization.
# Farmers have been hit the most, PM should waive off their loans and give bonus at 20% MSP.
# A sum of Rs 25,000 should be deposited in the account of every woman of a BPL family that has suffered post demonetization.
# Double MNREGA wages and Income Tax and Sales Tax rebate for small businessmen and shopkeepers.