Odisha: Opposition accuses Centre, state of looting money meant for Covid-19 management

Odisha: Opposition accuses Centre, state of looting money meant for Covid-19 management

Holding placards in opposition to the state and central governments, the Opposition held an indication at Grasp Canteen Sq. in Bhubaneswar and submitted a memorandum to Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal.

Opposition events holding an indication in Bhubaneshwar.

13 Opposition events in Odisha today staged a protest in opposition to the Naveen Patnaik-led Biju Janata Dal authorities within the state and the Narendra Modi authorities on the Centre for his or her “mishandling” of the coronavirus pandemic and the rising gasoline costs.

The events included the Congress, CPI, AAP, Samajwadi Occasion, amongst others.

Holding placards in opposition to the state and central governments, the Opposition held an indication at Grasp Canteen Sq. in Bhubaneswar and submitted a memorandum to Odisha Governor Ganeshi Lal.

Former MP Pradeep Majhi mentioned the state and central governments have “looted” cash that was meant for the administration of the coronavirus pandemic. “Because of this 13 Opposition events have joined palms to protest in opposition to them.”

“Whereas Telangana is buying masks for Rs 8, the Odisha authorities is buying the identical masks for Rs 16,” he alleged.

Majhi mentioned the Opposition will attain out to the individuals Odisha and inform them concerning the “corruption”.

Attacking the BJD authorities within the state, Majhi mentioned it’s “sustaining silence” on sustained gasoline value hike.

Nevertheless, each the BJD and BJP termed this demonstration a “political gimmick”.

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