What about the panda in the room: Bengal MP Mahua Moitra criticises PM Modi’s speech

Shortly after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech, West Bengal MP Mahua Moitra tweeted saying that the PM did not talk of anything useful and ‘carefully walked around the panda in the room’.

Mahua Moitra tweeted that the PM ‘walked around the Panda in the room’ in his speech. (Photo: PTI)

West Bengal MP and All India Trinamool Congress leader Mahua Moitra has criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 16-minute long speech, saying that he ‘walked around the Panda in the room’ and did not talk about anything useful.

Shortly after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech, Moitra tweeted, “Seventeen minutes of walking carefully around the Panda in the room.. Kyon PM Ji- abh kuch kaam ki baat ho jaaye?”

In his speech, Modi announced that the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojya, a scheme to supply free ration to the poor, will be extended till November.

PM Modi also said that work is ongoing to bring out a one-nation-one-ration-card system that will further aid in the welfare of the poor.

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