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No opposition party called for all-India bandh: Ghulam Nabi Azad

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, on Monday denied that any all-call had been given by the opposition parties against

Criticising the (BJP), he claimed that the saffron party has the maximum amount of black money.

"The maximum amount of black money is with the Before criticizing other parties, they should introspect first. As far as the is concerned, nobody has spoken about a We have not taken any call on or for a Bandh," said Azad.

Prime Minister Modi yesterday slammed the opposition for its all-call over demonetisation, saying the country instead needed an end to evils like corruption and black money.

While addressing the BJP's Rally in Kushinagar in eastern the Prime Minister said, "On the one hand we are initiating steps to curb corruption, but on the other hand, a few people are talking about 'Bandh'."

He described as a cure to the 70-year-old disease of corruption.

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First Published: Mon, November 28 2016. 08:16 IST