News Desk, Tech for FTCP, New Delhi
Updated Mon, 07 Sep 2020 11:59 AM IST
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The Congress leader tweeted, 'Modi government makes the country an ostrich instead of finding a solution to the crisis. The country is ahead in every wrong race – be it Corona infection figures or GDP decline. '
According to the Ministry of Health, the total number of patients of the disease increased to 42,04,613 on Monday after a record 90,802 cases of Kovid-19 were reported in a single day in the country. While the death toll has risen to 71,642 with 1,016 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Earlier, Congress leader Rahul on Sunday said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is an attack on the poor, small and medium businesses of India, but not any tax system. He appealed everyone to stand against it. Rahul Gandhi termed GST as Gabbar Singh Tax.
Rahul Gandhi said that this is the second major attack on India's unorganized economy and it has completely failed. He had earlier stated that demonetisation was the first attack on the informal sector of the economy.
In the course of his video series on the economy, the former Congress president alleged that the NDA government created four different categories of tax keeping in mind the big industrialists who have the means and contacts required to make changes in tax under GST. Huh.