New Delhi: The Opposition on Sunday attacked the Centre over demonetisation with former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi saying the one “unlucky success” of the 2016 transfer was the “torpedoing” of India’s financial system. Gandhi on Twitter tagged the screenshot of a media report which cited Reserve Financial institution of India’s annual report back to state that there was a 100 per cent improve in faux Rs 500 notes and 50 per cent improve in counterfeit Rs 2,000 forex notes – each of which have been issued after the banning of the previous 500 and 1,000 banknotes.
“The one unlucky success of Demonetisation was the TORPEDOING of India’s financial system,” Gandhi stated within the tweet.
TMC chief Derek O’brien additionally slammed the federal government over the RBI’s findings. “Namaskar Mr PM @narendramodi, DEMONETIZATION? Bear in mind? And the way @MamataOfficial swiftly took you on? The way you promised the nation Demo would WIPE OUT ALL COUNTERFEIT CURRENCY. Here is the most recent RBI report declaring the massive improve in counterfeit notes,” he stated in a tweet.
Namaskar Mr PM @narendramodi DEMONETIZATION ?
Bear in mind ? And the way @MamataOfficial swiftly took you on ?
The way you promised the nation Demo would WIPE OUT ALL COUNTERFEIT CURRENCY.
Here is the most recent RBI report declaring the massive improve in counterfeit notes pic.twitter.com/ipmQXUF8BY
— Derek O’Brien (@derekobrienmp) Could 29, 2022
Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi took a dig on the Modi authorities over the RBI report and stated “one of many advantages of demonetisation being realised”.
On November 8, 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had introduced the demonetisation of previous Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 banknotes with a said function to wipe out the black cash and stem terrorist funding.