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If debt of billionaires can be waived off, so why not farmers?: questions Rahul Gandhi

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HT Digital,

New Delhi, April 20: In a spirited public address held in Amroha, Uttar Pradesh, today, Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi launched a scathing critique of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s economic policies, highlighting the need for equitable distribution of resources and comprehensive reforms to uplift marginalized sections of society.

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Addressing a large gathering alongside former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Gandhi questioned the government’s priorities, juxtaposing the Prime Minister’s decision to waive off Rs 16 lakh crore debt for select billionaires with the continued plight of farmers burdened by debt.

He pledged that an INDIA government, led by the Congress, would prioritize the welfare of farmers by ensuring the waiver of their debts, mirroring the treatment afforded to wealthy industrialists.

Gandhi emphasized the pivotal role of the ongoing elections, framing it as a battle between defenders of the constitution and those seeking its erosion, embodied by the BJP and RSS. He underscored the Congress/INDIA bloc’s commitment to safeguarding democratic institutions and fostering social justice.

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