Rahul Gandhi demands 'Kisan Budget' from PM Modi
Kanpur : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday raised demands of 'Kisan budget' from Prime Minister Narendra Modi government.
The demand has been raised with a view to ensure farmers get the right price for what they produce.
"I have heard the railway budget is being merged with the general budget. If this can be done, I would ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi to prepare 'Kisan budget'," he said at a Khaat Sabha in Ghatampur.
Read: Centre allows merging on Railways with Union Budget
Highlights from Rahul Gandhi speech:
# Prime Minister Narendra Modi government should come up with a Kisan Budget.
# With Kisan Budget farmers will get right price for what they produce.
# Loans of industrialists waived off but not of farmers.
# Promised 2 crore jobs but Modi gave only one lakh in last two years.
# Congress was executing its role with complete responsibility.
# The BSP has indulged in corruption, moreover it has moved away from the ideologies on which Kanshi Ram had established it.
# SP feeds on corruption. Mulayam Singh joining hands with corrupt ministers in live example of it.