New Delhi: After condemning Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision of demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, Congress’s vice president Rahul Gandhi today went to State Bank of India’s (SBI) Parliament Street to exchange Rs 4,000.
The unexpected visit by Congress’s vice president surprised the people who had been standing in the queue for hours. They rushed towards Rahul Gandhi to take selfies forgetting all about their queue which that had been maintaining for hours to exchange their money.
While talking to the media at Parliament Street, Rahul Gandhi said, “The common people here are facing problems and I am here to stand with them.” He further added that I have come here to exchange my Rs 4,000.
— ANI (@ANI_news) November 11, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in order to curb corruption, on November 8, discontinued the use of Rs 500 and Rs 1000.
First Published | 11 November 2016 4:53 PM