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Chidambaram slams BJP, says GST is their khichdi

DNAHM116813 | 11/15/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :295 | Business & Economy


Congress leader P Chidambaram on Tuesday said that if slogans alone could develop a country, India would be developed by now. He was addressing businessmen at a function organised by the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) in the Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI).
Criticising the BJP government's handling of the economy, he said the UPA ended its term with 6.4% growth rate of economy.
"We hoped the government would improve the performance but the economy has worsened," said Chidambaram. The government has wasted an opportunity, he said. He said demonetisation was initially touted as a weapon against black money, fake currency and corruption.
"The American dollar is the most counterfe
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