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UPA pushing India to brink: Modi on S&P report

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Taking on the UPA government over threat to downgrade India's ranking, Gujarat Chief Minister on Tuesday said the government is pushing the country to the brink. "Congress-led UPA's toxic combination of poor economic decisions, lack of reforms and political roadblocks is pushing India to the brink," Modi said.

Standard and Poor's (S&P) in its report released yesterday 'Will India Be The First BRIC Fallen Angel?' said: "Slowing and political roadblocks to economic policy making could put India at risk of losing its investment grade rating".

"UPA government has given a nine-year low GDP growth in a quarter. With monsoons deficient till now, where are we heading toward as a nation?" Modi twitted on the social networking site.

Taking a dig at UPA, Modi went on the tweet, "S&P says division of roles between "powerful" Cong president and "appointed" PM has weakened policy making framework and caused political vacuum". He also mocked the rejection of S&P report by Finance Minister .

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