New Delhi, July 25
Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused the federal government of benefitting by making income through the COVID-induced lockdown when folks had been in hassle.
He tagged a information report that claimed the Indian Railways was making a revenue by working ‘Shramik trains’ for transporting migrants through the pandemic.
“There are clouds of disease and people are in trouble but one seeks to benefit — this anti-people government is converting a disaster into profits and is earning,” he stated in a tweet in Hindi.
The information report claimed that the railways made a revenue of Rs 428 crore by working Shramik particular trains through the lockdown that transported migrants to their native locations.
बीमारी के ‘बादल’ छाए हैं, लोग मुसीबत में हैं, बेनिफ़िट ले सकते हैं – आपदा को मुनाफ़े में बदल कर कमा रही है ग़रीब विरोधी सरकार। pic.twitter.com/YSUsxIpSvC
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) July 25, 2020
In one other tweet, he lauded the efforts of the Himachal authorities in conducting a survey to pick ‘one district, one product’, saying he had instructed this someday again.
“This is a good idea. I had suggested it some time back. Its implementation will need a complete change of mindset,” he stated on Twitter.
He additionally tagged a report that said the state Industries Department is conducting a baseline survey in all districts to pick one district, one product for centrally-sponsored Micro and Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP). PTI