Petrol costs have been elevated 78 instances, whereas diesel charges have been elevated 76 instances in Delhi throughout the monetary 12 months 2021-2022, the federal government instructed the Parliament at the moment. Rameswar Teli, Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Gas, filed a written reply within the Rajya Sabha in response to a query by Aam Aadmi Party MP Raghav Chadha.
Sharing the reply on Twitter, Mr Chadha mentioned that this can be a clear confession by the federal government of “looting” the frequent man.
“In reply to my question in Rajya Sabha, Central Government conceded that the prices of petrol and diesel have been hiked 78 times and 76 times respectively in the last one year. This is a clear confession by the Government of looting the common man,” Mr Chadha mentioned.
In reply to my query in Rajya Sabha, Central Government conceded that the costs of petrol and diesel have been hiked 𝟕𝟖 𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐄𝐒 and 𝟕𝟔 𝐓𝐈𝐌𝐄𝐒 respectively within the final one 12 months. This is a transparent confession by the Government of looting the frequent man. pic.twitter.com/4dz9DA7pQZ
— Raghav Chadha (@raghav_chadha) July 25, 2022
Since the monsoon session of the parliament started final week, the Opposition has been demanding a dialogue on inflation and value rise.