Punjab

Economic slowdown: Bhagwant Mann rakes up issue in Parliament

Punjab Tribune Bureau | November 18, 2019 04:58 PM

New Delhi / Chandigarh: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) state President and Member of Parliament from Sangrur, Bhagwant Mann on Monday raised the issue of economic slowdown prevailing in the country, on the first day of the winter session of Parliament.

During the Question Hour, Mann posed a supplementary Union Finance Minister asking him to clarify whether or not the country was under the spell of acute slowdown.

In a separate statement issued from party headquarters, Bhagwant Mann said that the reality on the ground was that the country was in the grip a massive economic downturn, while central government was noncommittal to accept the fact, saying that the government should accept the ground reality that the country was through a acute economical slump.

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