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Asked PM to pass oil price crash benefit to people, but 'genius' hiked fuel excise duty: Rahul Gandhi

IndiaTimes Sunday, 15 March 2020
Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said he had asked the PM to to pass on the benefit of the global oil price crash to Indian consumers, but instead "our genius" hiked excise duty on fuel.
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News video: Watch: Opposition slams Modi govt over hike in excise duty on petrol, diesel

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Opposition parties protested vociferously against the government’s decision to increase excise duty on petrol and diesel by ₹3 each per litre. The opposition accused the Modi government of not passing on the benefits of the crude oil price cut to the common man and said that the government was...

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