Responding to the allegations of Rahul’s charge that nothing is being done to bring back black money stashed overseas, Jaitley said “we have taken some hard steps”.
Without taking name of Rahul Gandhi, he said, “Here is an institute build by your government, in a village next to your constituency and named after your father but it speaks volumes about your commitment by the very fact that it does not yet have a campus”.
“Na kuch mila hai, na kuch milega (nothing has been received and nothing would be received)”, he said, addressing a roadside meeting in Tahiyawan village on the second day of his two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency.
Mr Gandhi recalled Mr Modi’s pre-poll promise on implementing one rank, one pension for ex-servicemen.
The Lalit Modi controversy and Vyapam scam dominated the session, resulting in paralysis of both Houses and provoking Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to suspend 25 of the 44 Congress members for five days.
“But the world works to earn their money and this is a joke that is happening”.
“Instructing the cavalcade to cease, Rahul acquired right down to enquire about his nicely-being and ensured that he received first assist within the ambulance which was accompanying his fleet”, Congress MLA, Akhilesh Pratap Singh, stated.
The Congress vice president will meet shelling-affected people and interact with those who lost their kin in the Pakistani firing, they said.
Pradhan said the institute was to have a campus at Shiv Sagar in Assam, the home state of the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
“What happened to the promise”, he posed, adding Modi was only luring the people of Bihar by promising a bountiful package.
Rahul said Congress behaved miserly while presenting its views before the people.
Rahul also charged the Modi government with changing the parameters of measuring the economic growth to claim that it was growing at a good rate. He has changed the way the GDP is measured.
“You have ruined this country… this country can not be run on slogans or symbolism”, he said.