Imphal, March 20,
Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Okram Ibobi, who was the Chief Minister of Manipur three Consecutive terms, today said that the present BJP led government is the government of the looters.
Speaking during the election campaign at Hapta Kangjeibung where, AICC President Rahul Gandhi attended as the Chief guest, Okram Ibobi said that during his time they called his government as 10% government , now until and unless 30% to 50% of the total amount of any government works has been paid no fund entitled are released.
“I can openly said that this government takes 30% to 50% for every works”, the former Chief Minister now leader of the opposition Okram Ibobi said.
He also question the government of its achievement during the two years rule and ridicule the visit of the Union Ministers frequently but return back without announcing any developmental package .
CWC member, Gaikhangam while welcoming the gathering the AICC President also lambasted the dictatorial attitude of the present government. The intrusion to the freedom of speech, arrest of student for raising voice against the government and detention of Journalist under NSA for criticism to the government was severely criticized.
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