NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took at a dig at the Congress interfering with Parliament and said that “democracy can not function at the impulses and fancies of any individual”.
“It is a matter of grief that Parliament is not running,” PM Modi stated at an event in Delhi.
Without any reference to the Congress, which has actually held demonstrations in both Homes of Parliament over the National Herald case, Modi said democracy can not be restricted to governments and elections alone which among the two primary threats before it is “Mantantra” (functioning as per one’s whims and fancies) and the other is “Dhantantra” (money power).
Modi also said the bad are not being able to get their rights as legislations to benefit them are stuck due to disruptions in Parliament. “It is not only products and services tax bill but lots of pro-poor steps are stuck in Parliament.”.
“You have to have seen that these days this(disturbances) is being seen more. Meri Marji (I will do exactly what I desire). I will do whatever pertains to my mind. Does the nation run like this? Democracy does not work with ‘Mantantra’. The country does not operate on its basis. Whatever you may believe but the system does not run like this,” Modi stated.
The National Herald issue had cast its shadow over Parliament for the last few days with Congress members constantly producing outcry in both Homes and blocking the passage of expenses.
“It refers grief that the low are not having the ability to get their rights due to Parliament not working. The talk is only centred on GST versus Parliament. Whatever needs to occur with the GST, it will be performed in examination with everybody to decide the fate of India but what about the bad, exactly what about the common man,” he stated.
“Due to Parliament not running this time a particular law is likewise stuck up, which we have actually brought to enhance the benefit quantity of the poor in jobs from Rs 3,500 to Rs 7,000., he said.
“It is a matter of sadness that the low are not being able to get their rights due to Parliament not operating. The talk is just centred on GST versus Parliament.”Due to Parliament not running this time a particular law is likewise stuck up, which we have actually brought to boost the benefit quantity of the low in jobs from Rs 3,500 to Rs 7,000.