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Manmohan predicted demonetisation damage best, says Rahul

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Wednesday lauded former Singh for the "precise" prediction concerning the "damage" caused by demonetisation, saying it was better than any other

Gandhi made the remarks in his speech at the Parliamentary Party meeting here.

"Singhji, who in his economic wisdom saw 2 per cent damage by demonetisation... I don't know what mathematics he did, what calculations he did, but it turned out that it was the most precise, better than pretty much any other economist, so we thank him for that," Gandhi said.

Gandhi also made a special mention of in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, who, he said, "fought great odds to give some terrific speeches".

He said that of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad and party's in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma "gave some very good speeches".

He also lauded other party members for their role in the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha. The last session of the 16th Lok Sabha concluded on Wednesday.

The meeting was attended by Sonia Gandhi, besides Singh, Azad, Kharge and Sharma.



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First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 21:04 IST