Mallikarjun Kharge, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, today wore a black kurta and turban in Parliament to protest against rising prices and unemployment. The Congress today is also marching to the Rashtrapati Bhavan and will ‘gherao’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s house to protest against the rising prices.
Delhi | Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge wears a black kurta and turban in protest against price rise and unemployment pic.twitter.com/bWs2AxMweI
— ANI (@ANI) August 5, 2022
The Congress has been complaining against the price rise and the hike in the Goods and Services Tax (GST). The opposition party has also been demanding a discussion in both houses of Parliament on these issues.
Congress MPs have been staging protests both inside and outside Parliament on these issues.
Mr Kharge was yesterday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a case linked to the National Herald newspaper.