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Diesel decontrol to lead to overall price rise: Gurudas

Last Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 22:56
 
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Diesel decontrol to lead to overall price rise: Gurudas
Kolkata: AITUC leader Gurudas Dasgupta Thursday slammed the Centre for virtual deregulation of diesel prices and claimed it would fuel price rise.

"Government has taken this decision at a time when rupee depreciation is at an all-time high. Partial deregulation of diesel price will lead to overall price rise," Dasgupta said.

Speaking at a convention of 11 central trade unions which have called a 2-day nationwide general strike on February 21 and 22, he said, "Government wants to sell India.

"It lacks any policy to bring down inflation, poverty and unemployment problems, while allowing foreign investments to flow in. When did FDI in retail give employment to anybody in the world?" he asked.

Dasgupta said that the strike has been called as a counter-offensive against 'anti-people policies' of the Centre.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 22:56


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