New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government at the Centre has given a big gift to the countrymen on the occasion of Diwali. In fact, the Government has given relief to the common people from the rising prices of petrol and diesel. Let me tell you that the Government has reduced excise duty on petrol by Five rupees and diesel by Rs.10. The reduced prices have come into effect from today. On the other hand, Priyanka Gandhi has slammed the Modi government over the government's decision.
In fact, she has said, "The government has reduced the prices out of fear.'' Let me tell you all that Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi tweeted and wrote, "This is a decision out of fear not from the heart.'' The recovery government's loot has to be answered in the coming elections. You must be aware that Priyanka Gandhi has been constantly attacking the issue of price rise and unemployment. On the other hand, she has slammed the Modi government for reducing petrol prices.
Let me also tell you that the price of petrol and diesel has been reduced in many BJP ruled States after the Central Government reduced the price of petrol and diesel earlier. The list includes states like Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Goa, Uttarakhand, Karnataka, Assam and Tripura. In fact, diesel prices have been reduced here up to Seven rupees. The Uttar Pradesh government has also reduced VAT by 7 rupees on petrol and 2 rupees on diesel after the Centre reduced excise duty on petrol and diesel. In Uttar Pradesh, both petrol and diesel have become cheaper by 12 rupees each.