Chandigarh: 25 May : While slamming the state Government, the Congress leader of opposition Sunil Jakhar mentioned that Atta Dal schemes has been collapsed due to the poor financial conditions of the state Government.
He also suspected a big scam in providing food material to 1.42 cr population of the state, who could not get even a single grain from the December 2014. He said that to avoid the people anguish, the state Government have been planning to provide this whole food material of several months at one time as per their convenience, by the state Government have been providing opportunity to the hoarders of the grain markets to sell these food material in the black market.
He said that the congress president Sonia Gandhi had taken the initiative to provide the food material at low prices for the people of below poverty line but due to the political aspiration of the state Government, the official could not provide the food material to the real beneficiary and this scheme collapsed as lots of fake people were getting the benefits under the scheme.
He also mentioned that the state Government had already stopped low price pulses to the 15 lakh card holders from the last 14 months.
He also advised to the state Government that they must dare to highlight this fact that how much grants they received under the congress led Central Government run by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in the session 2013-2014 and also compare with the grants issued by the NDA led Central Government led by Prime Minister Narendera Modi, so that people of the state could understand the difference between the congress Government and so called pro poor people Government of BJP.