All India Congress Committee vice-president Rahul Gandhi took part in the ‘Jana Jagriti Padyatra and slammed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Demonetization.
Rahul Gandhi held ‘padayatra’ from Holy Spirit Church to Fatorda Stadium. He said, In the last 2 and half years, 1% rich people have acquired 60% of country’s money.All cash is not black money & all black money is not cash.Demonetisation has targeted the poor, the cash economy of our country.
He said, Cong wants to eradicate corruption from the country; If NDA govt wants to take a step against it, the party will give its 100% support. But demonetisation drama isn’t fighting against corruption, black money; It’s an attack on India’s 99% honest people, cash economy, weak people.
He said, Only 1% super-rich people usurped Rs 8 lakh cr from India’s banks When they didn’t return money, Centre called it non-performing asset. In last 2.5 yrs, PM Modi waived off Rs 1,10,000 crore of these people. After demonetisation, he waived off Vijay Mallya’s Rs 1200 crore.