Country facing ‘Reign of terror’ under the Modi led ‘Terrorist government’ – Gaikhangam
Imphal, May 26,
Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) today join the nation in protesting against the false promise of BJP during election campaign organised by the All India Congress Committee (AICC).
Former president of the MPCC Gaikhangam while speaking to reporters said that promised made by the BJP during election time to wipe out corruption, to bring black money from outside the country and to reduce prices of essential commodities still have not been translated into action even after completion of four years.
“The country now face ‘Reign of Terror’ under the ‘Terrorist government’ run by Narendra Modi led NDA government”, Gaikhangam said adding that it is more dangerous than the terrorist as it harasses thousands of people across the country.
Legislature wing leader of the Congress party, who is also the former Chief Minister , now the leader of Opposition Okram Ibobi said that the protest is being organised in the entire country under the directives of the AICC against the false promised made by Narendra Modi and his BJP during last parliamentary election.
Ibobi said that the BJP led NDA government has completed 4 years now and none of the promises he and his party made during election campaign have been converted into action.
“India now realised that the BJP is trying to befool the country, India is fed up of listening the slogan, translate into action what your government had promised during election time”, Okram Ibobi Singh said pointing figure to the BJP.
It is not only the BJP led government in the center but the government led by the same in the state is also no different, like Modi, the Chief Minister of Manipur is befooling the public with slogans which never turn into action, Ibobi added.
Ibobi however said that GST is not a bad tax regime , it was introduced by former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, however when congress move to pass the GST the BJP opposed it tooth and nail.
On the promise about taking up welfare programme of the farmers, Ibobi said that the promise for MSP of 50% to the crops has not been provided to any of the farmers in the country.
The former Chief Minister now the opposition leader also said that during the Modi government 4 years of rule atrocities on Dalit/ adivasis/ minorities / women and children are on the rise.
On economy of the country, Ibobi said that the country’s economy has been facing severe threat for the last four years. Despite a favourable change in the GDP , India’s GDP is at a four years low. Exports are in free fall and manufacturing is down in key areas. Rupees has slided to astronomically low levels vis-a-vis American Dollar. New investment are in negative zone and stalled projects are clos to 8 lakh crores.
Ibobi also stated that petrol and diesel price are all time high with Modi Goverment having fleeced 10 lakh crore from the pockets of common men in the last four years by raising excise duties 11 times.
“Banking Sector is in peril with NPAs crossing over 8 lakh crores and banks facing severe financeial crunch.
Former Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam, also stated that the BJP betray the people of the country by making false promise.
“They have completed 4 years now and its time that they showed some of the achievement, we haven’t seen any of the achievement so far”, Gaikhangam said.