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In Amritsar, Congress workers came to protest at a petrol pump by placing a car on a bullock cart.
As soon as the second wave of Corona subsides, politics has started on inflation in the country. Congress is protesting across the country today against rising inflation. During this time, social distancing is not being taken care of in many places.
Congress’s performance is especially against the skyrocketing prices of petrol and diesel. In this connection, Congress leaders and workers are protesting at petrol pumps. The Congress says that due to the wrong policies of the government, the rate of petrol has reached above Rs 100.
Youth Congress sent a cycle to the Prime Minister
Youth Congress workers have come up with a unique way to protest against the rising prices of petrol and diesel. He couriered cycles to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday. Youth Congress says that petrol and diesel have become 43 times more expensive in the last 5 months. The central government should withdraw the increase in their prices.
During today’s protest, Congress is also raising issues related to economic slowdown, hike in cooking gas prices and unemployment. Congress leaders say that just one day dharna-demonstration against inflation will not work, but it will have to be made a mass movement. He says that only by going among the public and raising voice against inflation, any result can come out.