You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Demonetisation decision taken with 100% political interests:

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Claiming that the has taken the decision in a hurry with "hundred per cent" political interests of in mind, chief today said it has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the common people.

She also asked how a decision which has caused problems to 90 per cent of the people could be in interest of the nation.



"Now to prove that his wrong decision is correct, the Prime Minister is getting emotional and shedding tears. What is this if not blackmail," she said.

Addressing a press conference here, said since her party is the main challenge to in the upcoming elections, its leaders were making baseless statements against BSP.

"There is no doubt that the government of Prime Minister Modi has in a hurry and without proper preparation demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes. This immature decision has been taken 100 per cent because of their political interests which has caused havoc across the country," she said.

claimed the situation was like an "economic emergency which is condemnable".

She said that since government at the Centre could not fulfill even one fourth of its poll promises in its two and a half years in office and to divert people's attention, the decision was taken adding that the move will "boomerang".

She added that Modi says that he "left his family for the country which is a good thing".

"But you cannot play with the interests of people," she said as she accused the Centre of being "dictatorial" in its approach.

The leader also said that nearly 100 people had died and the Centre has not extended any economic support to them.

She also accused the government of being dictatorial in its approach.

"How can a decision which has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the people be in public interest," she asked, adding people have been forced to stand in queues to get their own money.

The former chief minister claimed that in UP the Congress is surviving on "oxygen support" while SP is an old friend of the and not even openly opposing its policies.

She claimed her party is the major threat to the because of which its leaders are making baseless charges against it.

Terming a rally in Agra as a "flop", said that even the Prime Minister had attacked claiming that after those who paid notes will not become MLAs.

She said the may not be aware that her party deposits the contributions made by its workers and leaders in banks and not in coffers like some other parties.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Demonetisation decision taken with 100% political interests:

Claiming that the Modi government has taken the demonetisation decision in a hurry with "hundred per cent" political interests of BJP in mind, BSP chief Mayawati today said it has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the common people. She also asked how a decision which has caused problems to 90 per cent of the people could be in interest of the nation. "Now to prove that his wrong decision is correct, the Prime Minister is getting emotional and shedding tears. What is this if not blackmail," she said. Addressing a press conference here, Mayawati said since her party is the main challenge to BJP in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections, its leaders were making baseless statements against BSP. "There is no doubt that the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has in a hurry and without proper preparation demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes. This immature decision has been taken 100 per cent because of their political interests which has caused havoc across the country," she ... Claiming that the has taken the decision in a hurry with "hundred per cent" political interests of in mind, chief today said it has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the common people.

She also asked how a decision which has caused problems to 90 per cent of the people could be in interest of the nation.

"Now to prove that his wrong decision is correct, the Prime Minister is getting emotional and shedding tears. What is this if not blackmail," she said.

Addressing a press conference here, said since her party is the main challenge to in the upcoming elections, its leaders were making baseless statements against BSP.

"There is no doubt that the government of Prime Minister Modi has in a hurry and without proper preparation demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes. This immature decision has been taken 100 per cent because of their political interests which has caused havoc across the country," she said.

claimed the situation was like an "economic emergency which is condemnable".

She said that since government at the Centre could not fulfill even one fourth of its poll promises in its two and a half years in office and to divert people's attention, the decision was taken adding that the move will "boomerang".

She added that Modi says that he "left his family for the country which is a good thing".

"But you cannot play with the interests of people," she said as she accused the Centre of being "dictatorial" in its approach.

The leader also said that nearly 100 people had died and the Centre has not extended any economic support to them.

She also accused the government of being dictatorial in its approach.

"How can a decision which has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the people be in public interest," she asked, adding people have been forced to stand in queues to get their own money.

The former chief minister claimed that in UP the Congress is surviving on "oxygen support" while SP is an old friend of the and not even openly opposing its policies.

She claimed her party is the major threat to the because of which its leaders are making baseless charges against it.

Terming a rally in Agra as a "flop", said that even the Prime Minister had attacked claiming that after those who paid notes will not become MLAs.

She said the may not be aware that her party deposits the contributions made by its workers and leaders in banks and not in coffers like some other parties.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Demonetisation decision taken with 100% political interests:

Claiming that the has taken the decision in a hurry with "hundred per cent" political interests of in mind, chief today said it has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the common people.

She also asked how a decision which has caused problems to 90 per cent of the people could be in interest of the nation.

"Now to prove that his wrong decision is correct, the Prime Minister is getting emotional and shedding tears. What is this if not blackmail," she said.

Addressing a press conference here, said since her party is the main challenge to in the upcoming elections, its leaders were making baseless statements against BSP.

"There is no doubt that the government of Prime Minister Modi has in a hurry and without proper preparation demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes. This immature decision has been taken 100 per cent because of their political interests which has caused havoc across the country," she said.

claimed the situation was like an "economic emergency which is condemnable".

She said that since government at the Centre could not fulfill even one fourth of its poll promises in its two and a half years in office and to divert people's attention, the decision was taken adding that the move will "boomerang".

She added that Modi says that he "left his family for the country which is a good thing".

"But you cannot play with the interests of people," she said as she accused the Centre of being "dictatorial" in its approach.

The leader also said that nearly 100 people had died and the Centre has not extended any economic support to them.

She also accused the government of being dictatorial in its approach.

"How can a decision which has caused difficulties to 90 per cent of the people be in public interest," she asked, adding people have been forced to stand in queues to get their own money.

The former chief minister claimed that in UP the Congress is surviving on "oxygen support" while SP is an old friend of the and not even openly opposing its policies.

She claimed her party is the major threat to the because of which its leaders are making baseless charges against it.

Terming a rally in Agra as a "flop", said that even the Prime Minister had attacked claiming that after those who paid notes will not become MLAs.

She said the may not be aware that her party deposits the contributions made by its workers and leaders in banks and not in coffers like some other parties.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard