Congress nationwide demonstration today against the prices of petrol and diesel, Will protest near petrol pumps
National Desk: Congress leaders and workers will hold a symbolic demonstration near various petrol pumps today against the hike in the prices of petrol and diesel. Party sources said that many leaders including Congress organization general secretary KC Venugopal, general secretary Harish Rawat, spokesperson Pawan Khera will join the symbolic protest near petrol pumps in different areas of Delhi.
All guidelines will be followed: Congress
Congress says that all guidelines related to corona virus will be followed in this protest. Venugopal said that in the last seven years, the BJP government has brought the prices of petrol and diesel to a record level by repeatedly increasing taxes on petrol and diesel. Due to wrong policies of this government, petrol prices have crossed Rs 100 per liter mark in many parts of the country today and diesel prices are on the verge of going up to Rs 100 per liter.
Wrong told the policies of the government
The Congress leader said that the Congress party has decided to hold a symbolic protest in front of petrol pumps across the country against the rising prices of petrol and diesel and to demand the withdrawal of this hike in fuel prices. The Delhi Pradesh Congress took a dig at the Delhi government on this issue, saying that the Kejriwal government has collected Rs 25000 crore as tax on petrol and diesel in 6 years and the Modi government has collected Rs 20.56 lakh crore as tax in 7 years. recovered in.