The Congress reaction came a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) approved the transfer of a record Rs 1.76 lakh crore dividend and surplus reserves to the government, boosting the BJP-led regime's prospect of stimulating the slowing economy without widening fiscal deficit.
A delegation of nine opposition parties led by Gandhi will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday to meet the people and party leaders in the region, where restrictions have been imposed since the abrogation of Article 370.
Flagged by Prithviraj Chavan and Milind Deora, Anand Sharma took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and claimed demonetisation was the biggest money-laundering scam, which will be investigated if UPA came to power.
Hostile speeches and abusive remarks, it is now pervasively believed, can make or break electoral verdicts. Whenever rival politicians indulge in a war of words, the public avidly tallies who ‘won’ or ‘lost’ each round.