Telangana Industries Minister KT Rama Rao on Thursday slammed the NDA authorities on the Centre, saying residents have been troubled with the continually rising costs of gasoline cylinders within the nation.
He additionally stated Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘failed’ financial insurance policies have been ‘adversely’ affecting the frequent man.
His response comes a day after the speed of home 14.2 kg LPG cylinders was elevated by Rs 50, by the union authorities.
Mr Rama Rao claimed that below the BJP rule throughout the previous eight years, the cooking gasoline costs have elevated 170 per cent within the nation, making a world report for promoting the most costly gasoline.
“With the current improve of Rs 50, the nation has seen a whopping Rs. 244 worth improve on every gasoline cylinder this yr alone,” he famous.
In 2014, when Prime Minister Modi got here to energy, the gasoline cylinder worth was simply Rs. 410. And now, it has elevated threefold, with the current worth being over Rs. 1,100. Terming the worth rise as ‘very unlucky’, he stated it exhibits the “inefficiency” of the BJP authorities within the nation.
Blaming the central authorities for sliding Rupee worth towards US Greenback and rising gas costs, he stated Underneath PM Modi’s governance, the frequent man is discovering it troublesome to run a home on a price range however no BJP chief is anxious about these issues.
The Centre, as a substitute of making new jobs, is taking away the current jobs of the folks, which is affecting their monetary situation, making it harder for the frequent man to outlive, he alleged.
“The nation goes by a troublesome time the place the BJP authorities is unable to manage inflation,” KTR stated, whereas demanding that the Middle cut back the costs of gasoline cylinders for the welfare of the folks and never stage dramas of lowering its charges throughout elections .
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