Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2012        Go!    
 
 
February 26, Sunday 2017 8:15 PM       

       HEADLINES: Attack on actress: Prime accused brought to Coimbatore for evidence collection                                              Kunhalikutty selected League national general secretary                                              Afghanistan: ISIS recruit from Kerala killed in drone strike                                              Attack on actress: Probe should be handed over to trusted agency                                              Two killed in bus-car collision                                              South Indian comedian Thavakkala dies                                              India needs more scientists to harness technology: Modi                                              Gujarat ATS arrests suspected ISIS operatives                                              PIA had seven passengers standing during Karachi-Madina flight                                              Kohli, Ashwin unmoved in latest ICC Test Rankings                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       INDIA Next Article: Jessica murder case: HC grants parole to Manu Sharma  
       Achhe din will come when Cong in power, says Rahul
 
         Posted on :14:57:45 Jan 11, 2017
   
A A
       Last edited on:21:02:26 Jan 11, 2017
         Tags: Achhe din, Cong, power, Rahul
 

NEW DELHI: Keeping up the heat on demonetization issue, Rahul Gandhi Wednesday said that it is for the first time that India's Prime Minister is being "ridiculed world over" for taking such an "ill-conceived" decision.

Addressing Congress' 'Jan Vedna' meeting against note ban, the party Vice President said "achhe din" (good days) will come when Congress comes back to power at the Centre in 2019.

"For the first time India's Prime Minister is being ridiculed the world over..never before every single economist of any repute said that Prime Minister has taken an ill-conceived decision," Rahul said, adding "demonetization was a personal decision of the Prime Minister."

Alleging that economy has gone back 16 years under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Congress leader pointed to the sharp drop in automobile sales. Rebutting charges by BJP leaders that Congress did nothing for the country, he said what BJP has done in its two-and-a-half years by targeting institutions like RBI and Judiciary, Congress could not in 70 years.

He alleged that BJP, RSS and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have weakened institutions like RBI, Judiciary and Election Commission which the Congress had built over the past several years.

He said the role of these institutions, which he described as "soul" of India, has been undermined by the present government. "We respected RBI's independence. It is the financial bedrock of India and now it is is being ridiculed. People in RSS and BJP are under the impression that nobody else's opinion matters but theirs," he said here.

Taking a dig at Modi's 2014 Lok Sabha election campaign line that "achhe din" will come when BJP comes to power, he said only Congress' return to power in 2019 will heard good days.

He also said Modi must ask why has the demand for MNREGA suddenly surged and why people are migrating for villages instead of cities.

A A
       INDIA
Next Article: Jessica murder case: HC grants parole to Manu Sharma
 
 
INDIA HEADLINES
TDP voices concern over attacks on Indians in US  
Minor reluctant to go with mother, SC grants custody to father  
Jawan commits suicide with service rifle in Kashmir  
Gujarat ATS arrests suspected ISIS operatives  
16 killed in Meghalaya accident  
Body of engineer killed in US shootout to arrive India  
India needs more scientists to harness technology: Modi  
South Indian comedian Thavakkala dies  
DU girl gang raped in Faridabad, four arrested  
DCW orders probe into alleged attacks on women by cops at DU  
Shobha De effect: Mumbai hospital staffer meets obese MP inspector  
DMK objects to Jaya's portraits in govt offices  
UP BJP chief Keshav Maurya booked for violating poll code  
Donkey, Kasab, kabootar: Phase-V campaign touches a new low  
Nitish seeks national debate to protect Ganga  
Sabotage angle in recent train derailments gains currency  
Modi promises to end economic blockade in Manipur  
Stents pricing: Govt asks hospitals to make prompt refunds  
Cong rules out supporting Sena to capture power at BMC  
PM unveils Adi Yogi, world's tallest bust  
I will be a backroom man, says Sasikala's spouse Natarajan  
After Tirupati, KCR offers 'gold moustache' to Kuravi temple  
Family of Indian engineer killed in US 'hate crime' in shock  
JNU's culture under threat: 400 global academicians to VC  
Committed to attack graft: PM after BJP show in civic polls  
 
Do you suspect controversy behind attack on the actress?
Yes
 
No
 
Don't kow
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy