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Priyanka Gandhi Accuses Center of Making False Claims About MSP | India News


NEW DELHI: Congressional leader Priyanka Gandhi on Sunday accused the central government of making false claims about the increase in Minimum Support Prices (MSP). She alleged that reports from several BJP-governed states say the Center has kept MSP below cost of production.
“Official reports from BJP-ruled states say that the central government has kept the MSP below cost of production. While BJP was introducing ‘black law’, BJP had claimed that it would increase the MSP. However, the basic reality from Uttar Pradesh reveals the truth about the central government, “Congress tweeted in Hindi.
Farmers have been protesting against the three recently passed farm laws, they have said they will reach Delhi via five highways connecting the national capital on November 26 as part of their ‘Delhi Chalo’ march call.
Priyanka Gandhi has been attacking the Narendra Modi government, saying that the Center is helping industrialists through these laws.
Amid ongoing protest in Punjab and other states, the Center has defended agricultural laws, saying they have been carried out for the benefit of farmers.

Times of India