Congress leaders and party workers on Friday held symbolic protests at petrol pumps in several parts of the city, demanding a complete rollback of fuel price hike.
In a tweet, Priyanka Gandhi said, “During the pandemic, Modi government collected taxes on petrol-diesel: Rs 2.74 lakh crore.”
महामारी के दौरान मोदी सरकार ने पेट्रोल-डीजल पर टैक्स वसूले: 2.74 लाख करोड़इस पैसे से क्या मिल सकता था- पूरे भार… https://t.co/FmvZnPE5Cp
— Priyanka Gandhi Vadra (@priyankagandhi) 1623393506000
“What all could have been done with this money: Vaccines for the whole country (Rs 67,000 crore)+ oxygen plants in 718 districts+ AIIMS hospital in 29 states + Rs 6,000 as help to 25 crore poor people. But nothing was done,” the Congress general secretary tweeted in Hindi using the hashtag ‘BJPLootingIndia’.