I have never seen a politician taking such a public stand.. telling the truth !! - People who are getting rice at Rs 2 per kg are hardly
That said, these are the people, who are in majority and go to vote.
has become difficult to find labor for agriculture and construction
related activities because people are getting monthly 35 kgs of rice
at rs. 2/- per kg.
work for 1 day, get Rs. 100; eat Pakhala & dry fish and sleep for a
month.- Not Available for Work equivalent to "Don't Disturb Board" in a
Indian Express Reported..
More than a month after he quit the
BJP accusing the RSS of interfering in party affairs, former MP
Kharavela Swain on Monday formed his own regional outfit Utkal Bharat.
name of the party, Swain said his party would oppose the Rs 2 per kg
rice scheme of the Naveen Patnaik government as it bred poverty instead
of reducing it. “People who are getting rice at Rs 2 per kg are hardly
working, content with the rice that they get at subsidised price. More
and more people have taken up drinking liquor because of cheap rice,”
He said his party
would have a national perspective. “In the coming days, it will be
converted into a national party,” he added.
himself to be alternative of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Swain said
the party would oppose the BJD, Congress and the BJP. “There is no hope
for BJP. It is a party