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Congress policies designed to create level-playing field: Rahul Gandhi

ANI  |  Shamshabad (Telangana) [India] 

Addressing the management and teachers of government recognised private educational institutions in in Telangana, on Thursday said, that his party believes in creating a level playing field for different groups of people, where everyone is treated fairly.

"The party believes in fairness and all our policies are designed to create a level playing field for different groups of people," stated.

Recognising the issue of fee reimbursement in educational institutions, the president, said, "government is not reimbursing your fee on time and it is doing so to damage your institution. So my commitment to you from this stage is that we will ensure that universal fee reimbursement takes place on a timely basis and what is your due is given to you."

"Rather than educational institutions, the is favouring larger corporate institutions and they are harming the institutions that have been set up by thousands of entrepreneurs like you," the Congress added.

Rahul further launched a scathing attack on on corruption, and stated that "If can provide loan waivers to 15 richest people in the country then you owe it to the farmers as well."

Making lucrative promises to the management of educational institutions in Telangana, he said, "In a manifesto, we have made it very clear that we are going to give health insurances to the staff of government recognised private educational institutions and we will also try to reduce and municipal and property tax."

"We have also try and revive thousands of minority institutions that have failed as a result of the policies of the TRS govt," he added.

Congress concluded his speech by attacking Chief Minister, K Chandrashekar Rao, for rising corruption in the state and for not supporting the people who have actually built

Telangana will go to polls to elect the 119 members of legislative assembly on December 7, with the results to be declared on December 11.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 14:55 IST