March 7, 2021

Rahul Gandhi: Modi govt has unlocked corona pandemic, petrol-diesel costs: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a swipe on the Modi authorities over the rise in gasoline costs and the mounting COVID-19 circumstances within the nation, saying it has “unlocked” the coronavirus pandemic and petrol-diesel costs.

Gandhi additionally tagged a graph captioned, “coronavirus is just not the one rising curve”. The graph confirmed a gradual rise within the each day COVID-19 circumstances and costs of petrol and diesel after the lockdown.

“The Modi authorities has ‘unlocked’ the corona pandemic and costs of petrol-diesel,” he mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.

The Congress has been attacking the BJP-led NDA authorities for growing the petrol and diesel costs on a regular basis for the previous 18 days after the lockdown restrictions had been relaxed.

The nation on Wednesday additionally noticed the very best single-day leap of 15,968 COVID-19 circumstances and 465 fatalities, taking the an infection tally to 4,56,183 and the loss of life toll to 14,476, in keeping with the Union Well being Ministry information.

India registered over 14,000 circumstances for the fifth day in a row and witnessed a surge of two,65,648 infections from June 1 until June 24, with Maharashtra, Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh remaining the highest 5 contributors to the rising tally.