Dhumal Criticized The Center Over Fresh Hike In The Petroleum Prices
5 Dariya News (Vijyender Sharma)
Shimla , 20 Jan 2013
Blaming the UPA government for escalating prices, the Himachal BJP today said the fresh hike in the petroleum prices would further mar the economy of the common people. Criticising the Congress led UPA government functioning under the Prime minister Mr Manmohan Singh for the fresh hike in the petroleum prices, the former Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said here the hike would adversely affect the pockets of the common people and added that when ever the Congress came to power the people had to face the pangs of the rising prices. He further alleged that Himachal Pardesh was constantly getting step-motherly treatment from the centre.He said the people of state and the country were reeling under the price rise and were now prepared to uproot the UPA government of the centre.