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As national leader, PM Modi has no credibility, says TMC

Mamata staged a sit-in protest at the Jantar Mantar at New Delhi pressing Prime Minister Modi to rollback the policy in view of inconvenience caused to the general public.

By: ANI | Kolkata | Updated: November 24, 2016 5:40 pm
PM Modi in Lok Sabha, Wednesday. (PTI Photo) PM Narendra Modi. (PTI Photo)

Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader and West Bengal state power minister Sobhandeb Chatterjee on Thursday said that due to the poor implementation of demonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lost credibility as a national leader.

“This decision of demonetisation is affecting the poorest people. Till today they have not managed the distribution of currency to the ATMs. Before taking such a decision, he could have managed everything. The Prime Minister has lost credibility as a national leader,” said Chatterjee.

He said their party is not against demonetisation, but the Centre should have considered the after effects of the move.

WATCH VIDEO: Mamata Banerjee Compares Centre’s Demonetisation Move To Hitler’s Rule

On Wednesday, the Congress Party on took out a anti-demonetisation protest march and alleged that the nation is suffering courtesy Prime Minister Modi’s declaration of an economic emergency.

Holding placards, scores of Congress workers and supporters gathered here to vent their ire against the government’s move and raised slogans such as “Modi mitra kushal, janata behaal” and “Abki baar janata ki mehnat ki kamai par vaar”.

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) chief Ajay Maken, who led the protest march towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s official 7, Lok Kalyan Marg, told the media that Prime Minister Modi is least bothered about the poor and lower income groups.

Earlier, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alleged that Prime Minister Modi is following a feudal landlord system, whereby he is snatching the earnings of the poor.

“After coming to power, this government has paid no heed to the grievances of the people. This government has lost its credibility in the eyes of the general public and if credentials are lost then everything is lost. This government has courtesy this move brought in a feudal landlord system whereby the earnings of the poor are being snatched,” said Banerjee during the protest at the Jantar Mantar here.

Mamata staged a sit-in protest at the Jantar Mantar at New Delhi pressing Prime Minister Modi to rollback the policy in view of inconvenience caused to the general public.

For the fifth day of the Winter Session, the Parliament could not transact any substantial business due to uproar over demonetisation of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 currency notes as both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha witnessed repeated adjournments amid allegations and counter-allegation by the members of opposition and treasury benches.

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  1. prakash gotimukul
    Nov 24, 2016 at 2:49 pm
    Now Mamata has earned from Mumtaz bannerjee to a Bandit queen. 21k crores deposited in Jan dhan acct, mostly in WB. Complete sabotage by WB govt.All this drama in Delhi is to divert attention. Soon more skeletons will drop out. Mumtaz will be very busy attending IT and CBI cases.............while MODI will win every election from now on wards. She is leader of Opposition which has CPI?CPM, Cong and Lalu as partners. No need to say anything. She cannot go beyond her residence
    1. M
      Nov 24, 2016 at 5:45 am
      i belong to income group and my father is a farmer. our villagers are with modi sir
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        Rakesh Roshan
        Nov 24, 2016 at 5:56 am
        I have heard that the hawala money of alkaa, IM, and the syndicate ruler of bangal mafiyas are invested in West Bengal. Sir don't stop this valuable rule from country. Wait and watch
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          Tashi norbu
          Nov 24, 2016 at 9:12 am
          Modi ..has done great job for us ..let him do his work ..properly ..and opposition party hu is talking about the poor ..and. .all that poverty in the country...i should say u the people who makes makes everthng ...lost of our country ..u never ever try to make india has ur home u jst having fun with the political like a baby.!! Drinking milk of mother nevr try to walk ..u shouod get up and walk to make ur mom happi ..likewise u wake up make happiness of the the people .of india ...happiness only come wen there is changes in the country ..and. Dat modiji had made in india let him work for is tym ..!!
          1. O
            Nov 24, 2016 at 5:48 am
            Lie as much as you want TMC. lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;You are already exposed as working towards saving your own ill gotten cash and your protest has nothing to do with the poor or sufferinglt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Had Mamta any sense of duty, she would have been hard at work, ensuring that Bengal's junta troubles are minimized. Instead she is hopping around spitting abuses.
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