CPI-M said a "gigantic fraud" was being committed on the people in the name of losses of oil companies.
Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh accused the UPA of misleading public by justifying hike of petroleum products prices.
Left parties Monday staged
demonstrations at their district headquarters across Punjab protesting hike in prices of petrol and other essential commodities during the UPA regime.
Day in Pics: 28th March
Showbiz World - March 28, 2015
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