Congress responds to Narendra Modi’s attack: Highlights
Congress’ Ajay Maken responds to Narendra Modi’s attack on his party in Raipur on September 7.
Here are the highlights:
When Planning Commission released figures defining poverty, Modi said such figures are a mockery of poor
Gujarat released figures that those in villages with income of Rs. 10.80 a day is not poor, want to ask Modi – what is this?
In Right to Food Act, we’ve left decision on deciding the poverty level on state governments
Narendra Modi and his government should apologise for the poverty figures released by Gujarat.
Not defending Rs. 32 criteria. After the food security act, it’s neither 32 nor 11. Responsibility lies with state governments