GUWAHATI: With the meeting elections knocking on the door, Rahul Gandhi, who launched the Congress’s ballot marketing campaign within the state from Sivasagar on Sunday, promised to boost the tea staff’ each day wage from Rs 167 to Rs 365 if they’re voted to energy.
“Rs 167 for tea staff, and tea gardens for Gujarat merchants. What can you purchase with Rs 167 these days? We’ll add round Rs 200 extra to make it Rs 365 per day. In the event that they ask from the place the cash will come, I’ll say will probably be charged from merchants of Gujarat,” Rahul stated.
Tea tribes in Assam comprise about 17% of the entire inhabitants.
Slamming chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal for following diktats of Delhi and Nagpur and neglecting the fast problems with the state, the Congress chief stated, “You may management a tv with a distant, but not a state like Assam. Chief minister ought to perceive the soul of the state,” He added, “Assam can’t be damaged by any energy. Those that will attempt to unfold hatred will likely be firmly handled by the Congress and the individuals of Assam.”
Taking a dig on the Centre on GST and demonetization, Rahul stated, “Ask the small merchants whether or not they have benefited from GST. The reply is not any”. The Congress chief additionally criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying in the course of the pandemic, he allegedly waived off loans price crores of his industrialist mates.
“Taking away cash from the poor, Narendra Modi waived loans as a result of it’s ‘hum do hamare do’ for him. The federal government couldn’t even pay the bus fares of migrant staff who needed to stroll miles to get again house, Rahul stated. Talking in regards to the farmers’ protests, he stated, “By bringing the farm legal guidelines, Modi needs handy over the management of the nation’s agricultural sector, which is price Rs 80 lakh crore, to 2 individuals.
Recalling former chief minister Tarun Gogoi as his “guru”, Rahul stated although Gogoi was conferred upon the Padma Bhushan this year by the federal government, he was anticipating one thing extra for the political stalwart.