Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi, BJP on Wednesday said the government is eager to hear his "scholarly" arguments on demonetisation as it wants to know the Congress vice president's stand on the issue of black money.
Taking a dig at the opposition parties' protest in the morning, Prasad said instead of forming human chain outside the Parliament they should produce a "chain of speakers" inside and start a debate as the government has been ready for a discussion from the first day of the Winter Session.
"The government is very keen to hear Rahul Gandhi's scholarly arguments," said Prasad.
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Only 15℅ Indians hv smart phones. 5 lakh is not even 1℅ of this section. It's disreputable of our PM to project this as popular opinion.— Ashish Khetan (@AashishKhetan) November 23, 2016
PM Modi decides erratically, listens rarely & suppresses regularly. Seeks opinion?At ur peril! Contra-opinion would be branded as corrupt.— Randeep S Surjewala (@rssurjewala) November 22, 2016
Referring Gandhi's demand that Prime Minister Narendra Modi be present in Parliament during the debate, he said as somebody coming from a family whose members have been in power for 50 years he should know how government is run.
Temples in Delhi are now accepting donations through mobile wallet service providers like Paytm in order to assist devotees in making donation without crumbling under the impact of demonetisation.
He also said that at present only 3 percent of India's population pays Income Tax and that if the demonetisation helps to widen the tax base it would be good for the nation.
Driver of a van carrying cash to an ATM flees away with Rs 1 crore 37 lakhs in KG Road (Bangalore). Investigation underway— ANI (@ANI_news) November 23, 2016
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