BHOPAL: BJP spokesman Vijesh Lunawat alleged that the UPA government is using price rise as sources of income.
The Congress- led UPA government is creating problems by collecting tax from 45 per cent to 70 per cent.
Even in Pakistan
and Bangladesh, petrol price is Rs 25 less per litre while in the US, its price is Rs 44.80 per litre, Lunawat said.
” When crude oil price was 138$, price of petrol was Rs 50 per litre in the country, but now, it is 111 $, but the petrol price is Rs 71 per litre, he said.
He added: ” What kind of economist is working in the country.” The UPA was voted to power for its economic policies, but it is focusing more on oil companiesalt39 interest that the interests of the people, the BJP leader said.