The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has strongly condemned the hike in petrol and diesel costs by Punjab’s Amarinder Singh authorities.
In a press release issued from the celebration headquarters right here Wednesday, senior chief of the celebration and Leader of Opposition (LoP) within the Punjab Assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema stated that the Captain authorities had proved that it was anti-people by imposing extra burden on the folks, already affected by inflation. He stated that Capt Amarinder Singh, being CM of an agriculture-oriented state ought to have taken the farmers by the arm and supported them however quite the opposite had levied tax of 30 paisa, thus growing the worth of diesel and petrol.
Cheema stated that Punjab was already levying the best tax as in comparison with different states and with this, it will result in greater taxes. He stated that on one hand Captain Amarinder Singh was issuing commercials and claiming that he was offering services to the folks however in the present day his actuality has come to gentle that he was looting the folks.
Cheema stated that within the identify of particular infrastructure payment on petrol and diesel, 30 paisa per litre has been elevated after which the worth of petrol has been elevated from Rs 91.51 to Rs 91.83 per litre and diesel from Rs 82.57 to Rs 82.87 per litre.
The LoP additional stated that Captain Amarinder Singh was following within the footsteps of the Modi authorities on the Centre, “taking revenge on the farmers” who had been protesting in opposition to the black legal guidelines and taking anti-Punjab choices. Cheema stated that the rise in petrol and diesel costs would result in a rise in costs of different items and companies, which might put a burden on the poor and center class.