- The UPA government has been blamed for the rise in fuel prices
- The minister said he was responsible for the Rs 1.4 lakh crore oil bond
- Had it not been for the oil bond obligation, prices would have fallen
The Union Finance Minister was responding to a media query as to why the prices of petroleum and diesel products were not being reduced. The Finance Minister has said that the fuel price hike will not be resolved without detailed discussions between the Center and the state.
The NDA government is paying for the betrayal of the UPA government. The UPA government has issued more than Rs 1 lakh crore worth of oil bonds. The minister said that their government pays more than Rs 9,000 crore in interest every year.
An industrialist who has made farm management a daily routine, a hundred men in the fields and orchards!