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'NAMO' is 'new Santa' for 'new India' who brings good news: Ananth Kumar

The minister said in the last three and a half years, the prime minister worked hard for the nation

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Ananth Kumar, Union Minister
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said on Wednesday that 'NAMO' (Narendra Modi) was the "new Santa" for "new India" who brings good news for the people.

Talking to media here, the said, "NAMO is the new Santa who brings good news for a new India. In the last three and a half years, the has only worked hard for the nation and its people."

Kumar's remark came after leader and former took a swipe at the on Tuesday by linking him with Santa Claus, who instead of giving gifts has stolen the money of common man.

He tweeted, "an old man with a white beard who entered the homes of the people through TV has 'stolen' their money."

It was a veiled attack against the led central government for taking step and hurriedly rolling out Goods and Services Tax (GST), which had caused distressed among small and medium enterprises and traders.

First Published: Wed, December 27 2017. 15:25 IST
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