The Congress on January 14 hit out on the Modi authorities over rising costs of important commodities and demanded that the Prime Minister “come forward” and convene a gathering of all events.
The Opposition get together additionally demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi lay a roadmap for tackling inflation.
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala additionally accused Mr. Modi of indulging in politics of hatred and division, and urged him to concentrate on the event of the nation.
“We demand that the PM should come forward and convene a meeting of all parties and present a roadmap for tackling prices of essential commodities in the next 30 or 60 days,” he mentioned.
The spokesperson additionally questioned Mr. Modi’s silence over the “unprecedented” improve in costs of meals objects, saying this has hit the widespread man.
Knowledge confirmed that retail inflation rose to a few five-and-a-half-year excessive of seven.35% in December 2019, surpassing the RBI’s consolation degree, primarily on account of spiralling costs of greens as onions have been promoting costlier.