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Cong leader supports Sena's damning comments on note ban

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

A Friday termed the Shiv Sena's comments a day earlier on demonetisation as "fairly accurate" but also asked the latter if it would continue to be a part of the BJP-led governments at the Centre and

had Thursday slammed the note ban decision of the Centre and had claimed that "the situation after two years has become so bad that people are waiting to punish the PM".

On November 8, 2016, announced a ban on Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes with immediate effect.

"Interesting...Statement & observation by long term ally of #BJP over #DemonetisationDisaster is fairly accurate...Now, whether .#ShivSena will sail the same boat to be downed in #or chart a different course is yet to be seen... Time will tell!" All Committee (AICC) in charge of tweeted Friday.

The Sena Thursday had also claimed the note ban exercise was a "complete failure" as none of its objectives were achieved.

"While the (Union) says more number of people have been brought under the tax net, he has failed to explain the rationale behind it (demonetisation) as several lakh people lost jobs," Kayande had said Thursday.

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First Published: Fri, November 09 2018. 14:45 IST
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