Diesel price hike: Opposition, Allies want rollback
Published: on September 14, 2012|
Bhubaneswar / Bangalore / Chennai / Kochi / Thane, Sep 14 (ANI): Cutting across the party lines, political parties today opposed the hike in fuel prices by the central government and demanded an immediate rollback. Addressing mediapersons in Bhubaneswar, Odisha Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik said that this move would affect the poor people. Meanwhile, Karnataks former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, said that the decision by the central government would burden the common man, making it difficult for them to survive. Key UPA ally DMK described the fuel price hike as very high and unexpected and sought a roll back.