LIE: Current agrarian crisis due to Congress’s policies

Modi Lies

Production of major food grains (pulses, wheat, rice, and coarse meals) increased from 198.36 MT in 2004-05 to 265.04 MT in 2013-14. During the same period, MSP for wheat increased from ₹640/quintal to ₹1400/quintal. Moreover, the agriculture growth under UPA years averaged at 4.2% while it has fallen to 1.9% under NDA. One can only imagine who is responsible for nationwide farmers […]

December 3, 2018

LIE: India moved up 42 places in ease of doing business ranking

Modi Lies

Misrepresenting information is the favourite past time of the PM. India did move up 42 places to 100 in 2018 from 142 in 2015 on the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking, a measure of business-friendliness, the ranks are not comparable because of frequent revisions in parameters. After the revisions, India’s ranked jumped from […]

July 20, 2018

LIE: Congress is insensitive towards the tribal communities

Modi Lies

Mr. Modi’s statement reeks of ignorance of the independent India’s history. The Congress Party has been constantly striving towards the betterment and empowerment of the tribal communities in India. The Forest Rights Act 2006, Protection of Civil Rights Act 1955, The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989 are examples of some […]

May 3, 2018

LIE: The Ujjwala (Light Up) scheme has transformed the lives, for once and all, of over 3 crore (30 million) women in India’s villages

Modi Lies

While government data shows that around 30.56 million LPG connection were provided, there is absolutely no analysis that shows that all of these were from rural backgrounds or in India’s villages. The PM saw it fit to manipulate the data into drawing the rural vote bank. Read more here: Image Courtesy: India Today

April 20, 2018