PM waived off loan of 15 richest people but not of farmers, says Rahul

National | March 20, 2018, 3:55 p.m.

New Delhi, March 20: Rahul Gandhi is in Karnataka and will be visiting temple, dargah, chuch as well as mosque. Congress President Rahul Gandhi has now visited the Narayana Guru Temple in Udupi. 
Before that while addressing a gathering Rahul Gandhi hit hard at the Modi government, "In last few years BJP government waived off loan of 2.5 lakh cr of 15 richest people. When farmers talks of loan waiver, PM Modi and Finance Minister say it isn't their policy. Siddharamaih ji and Congress government in Karnataka waived off loan of Rs 8,000 cr of farmers of Karnataka."

Rahul Gandhi's Karnataka visit is being seen as a part of his campaign ahead of the assembly election in Karnataka.
After visiting the Udupi temple Rahul will visit Rosario Church in Mangaluru. After that he will go to visit Gokarnanatheswara Temple and then to Ullal Dargah. 

Karnataka is very important for Congress as the state will go for assembly election in the middle of May this year. In the recently concluded Plenary Meet also UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi had stressed on this discreetly.

News24Bureau with Agency inputs

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