"Only Mamata Banerjee Got It Spot On": Derek O'Brien On Demonetisation
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"Only Mamata Banerjee Got It Spot On": Derek O'Brien On Demonetisation

Newsdesk |
November 8, 2021

Only Mamata Banerjee got it spot on, Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien tweeted today on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's sudden demonetisation move or ban on high-value currency notes in 2016. On the five year anniversary of the move, the Trinamool Rajya Sabha member shared a screenshot of five tweets from the West Bengal Chief Minister on the night of November 8, 2016 - the day PM Modi announced the notes ban.


New Delhi, 08 November 2021

As per news report of NDTV, "Withdraw this draconian decision," said her first tweet barely hours after demonetisation was announced. She also attacked the PM in a subsequent tweet, saying that the decision was "drama" to "divert his failure" because he couldn't get back black money from abroad as promised during elections. She further called it "a financial chaos" and "disaster let loose on the common people of India." She expressed her concern for daily wage workers, small traders, and the common people. "While I am strongly against black money, corruption, deeply concerned...How will they buy essentials tomorrow," she said.  

Source - NDTV

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