Mumbai: Former Prime Minister and Congress leader Manmohan Singh slammed centre led by PM Narendra Modi and said that it has only misled people in the last six years as they ‘failed’ to fulfil any of the promises made to youth and farmers of the country.
Addressing the Congress’s “Bharat Bachao Rally” at the Ramlila Maidan in the national capital on Saturday, Singh said that in the BJP’s election ground, employing youth, doubling farmer’s income and improving GDP said that any of these promises are fulfilled Has not happened.
“Six years ago Narendra Modi made fake promises to the people of the country. He promised that the country’s economy will grow to 5 trillion by 2024. Farmers’ income will double in 5 years, the youth will get 2 crore rupees every year. Manmohan Singh said, now it has been proved that all the promises were fake and they only misled the people.
He also urged the people to strengthen the hands of the Congress Party.
“I urge all of you to strengthen the hands of Congress leaders Sonia and Rahul Gandhi and add more power to the Congress party,” he said.
Congress party workers from across the country participated in the rally, which was organised to highlight several issues including “sluggish economy, rising unemployment, and farmers’ problems.”