Rahul: Rahul Gandhi’s speech in Mandsaur: ‘Case of inadequate knowledge,’ says Arun Jaitley | India News
“How a lot does he know? When will he know? Listening to his speech delivered in Madhya Pradesh immediately reaffirms my curiosity concerning the reply,” the finance minister wrote on his Fb weblog.
The weblog was written shortly after the Congress chief’s rally at Pipliya Mandi in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh the place 5 farmers had been killed in police firing throughout an agitation on this present day final yr.
The minister proceeded with a point-by-point rebuttal of Congress chief’s allegations on problems with farmers’ loans, loans given to industrialists, unemployment and connectivity between the cities and the villages.
On the accusation that Prime Minister has waived off the loans of Rs 2.5 lakh crores of the 15 high industrialists, the minister wrote –
“The Authorities has not waived off a single rupee due from any industrialist. The info are on the contrary. Those that owed cash to the banks and different collectors have been declared bancrupt and faraway from their firms by IBC enacted by Prime Minister Modi’s Authorities. These loans got largely through the UPA Authorities.”
On the query of Non-Performing Belongings (NPA), Jaitley countered main portion of the quantity constituting NPA was a part of the UPA II authorities and his authorities, opposite to Rahul’s allegation, has been steadily within the strategy of recovering these loans.
He additionally disputed Rahul’s declare on the shortage of cell manufacturing models within the nation.
“Within the yr 2014 when UPA went out of energy, there have been solely two cell phone manufacturing models in India. In 2018, with the results of our electronics coverage and the incentives in a 4 yr interval, this has elevated to 120 models with an funding of Rs.1,32,000 crores,” Jaitley responded.
Jaitley introduced the GDP and development registered in varied sectors to show that the Congress chief’s declare of rising unemployment isn’t true.
The Union minister cited his authorities’s Gram Sadak Yojna and applauded the work of CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan and PM Modi resulting in a tripling of funding in rural roads. The minister was responding to Rahul allegation on lack of infrastructure growth within the state.