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Demonetisation will make India shine like gold: PM Modi

In his Mann Ki Baat address, he urged the nation's small traders and daily wage earners to embrace digital payment channels

Agencies  |  New Delhi 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said he was confident that India would shine like gold after the government's decision to demonetise high value currency notes that would curb unaccounted wealth in the country. "Just like gold we will emerge glowing from this fire. The main reason behind this confidence is our people," said the prime minister, defending the demonetisation move in his monthly radio broadcast "Mann ki Baat". Modi said he had cautioned that there would be inconveniences caused by the move and that "we would face new ...

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First Published: Sun, November 27 2016. 14:13 IST