Rahul Gandhi’s appeal to the Center, ‘Inflation will increase, Modi government should take steps to protect the public’
Rahul Gandhi on Inflation: Amidst rising inflation in the country, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi called on the Center Narendra Modi The government has been warned. Rahul Gandhi has said that inflation will increase further. Along with this, he has also requested the government to take steps now to protect the people of the country.
What did Rahul Gandhi say?
Rahul Gandhi said that even before the start of the Russo-Ukraine war, the record rise in prices had crushed the poor and middle class. “It (inflation) will increase further, as the price of crude oil is more than $100 per barrel, food prices are expected to rise by 22 per cent,” he said. Kovid has disrupted the global supply chain.
Inflation is a TAX on ALL Indians.
Record price rise had crushed the poor & middle class even before Ukraine war began.
It will increase further as:
– Crude > $100/barrel
– Food prices expected to rise 22%
– COVID disrupts Global Supply Chain
GOI must act NOW. Protect people. pic.twitter.com/yR2Pk7Asaf
— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 19, 2022
Government of India should act now- Rahul Gandhi
Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi said that “the Indian government should act now and protect the people”. Retail inflation rose to an eight-month high of 6.07 per cent in February.
During this period, the wholesale price based inflation has increased to 13.11 percent. The rise in crude oil and natural gas prices after the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24 has adversely affected the wholesale price index.