New Delhi: Slamming the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s currency move, Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said there is a financial emergency in the country and people are suffering.

“There is an emergency in the country and 99% of the people are suffering,” Mamata Banerjee said.

The Bengal CM was addressing a gathering of devotees during a puja ceremony in Hoogly district.

During her speech, Mamata said PM could not get back the promised black money from abroad from the rich, so a drama to divert his failure.

“The PM could not get back the promised black money from abroad from the rich so a drama to divert his failure,” she said.

“While I’m strongly against black money, corruption, deeply concerned about common people, small traders. How they will buy essentials tomorrow)?

“Want to know from PM how my poorest brothers sisters,who’ve recd their week’s hard earned wage in one 500 re note will buy ata, chal, tomo (rrow),” she said in a series of tweets.

 

First Published | 9 November 2016 3:41 PM
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