Rahul Gandhi slams government for allowing use of rice to make sanitiser
PTI | Updated: Apr 21, 2020, 16:32 IST
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi (File photo)
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday took a swipe at the government over reports that rice would be used to make sanitisers and asked the poor of the country as to when will they wake up. He said while the poor are dying of hunger, the government was allowing rice to be used for making sanitisers. Coronavirus outbreak: Live updates "After all, when will India's poor wake up? You are dying of hunger and they are busy cleaning the hands of the rich by making sanitizers from your portion of rice," he said in a tweet in Hindi.