Inflation high, employment shut, government is cool with eyes closed, says Rahul Gandhi

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NEW DELHI: In support of the

Bharat Bandh

called by the Confederation of All India Traders

Congress

on Friday, Congress MP

Rahul Gandhi

said the central government is showing complacency when the inflation rate is

high

.
"Employment shut, inflation high, the government is cool with eyes closed, so Bharat Bandh," read Gandhi's tweet translated from Hindi.

रोज़गार बंदमहँगाई बुलंदसरकार मस्त, आँखें बंदइसलिए-#BharatBandh

— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) 1614336247000

The effect of 'Bharat Bandh' called by the

Confederation of All India Traders

was visible in some

parts

of the country like

Odisha

,

Assam

and West Bengal where most shops and business establishments remained closed on Friday.
The Confederation of All India Traders called for the strike today in protest against rising fuel prices, new e-way bill and GST.
Over a period of time, the prices of petrol and diesel have increased sharply in the country. Opposition parties have held protests in different parts of the country over the fuel price rise.

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