New Delhi, Nov 29: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told all Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MPs and MLAs to present their bank transaction details from 8 November to 31 December to party president Amit Shah on 1 January 2017.
Modi, at BJP’s parliamentary party meeting on Tuesday, told BJP parliamentarians that Income Tax (IT) Act amendment bill will help in using money looted from the poor for their welfare.
The Prime Minister announced the demonetization of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes on November 8 and December 30 is the deadline for submitting the banned notes to banks.
Modi also rejected allegations that the Income Tax Amendment Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha on Monday was aimed at converting black money into white. Modi also sought support from everyone to make India a digital and cashless economy.
“The Prime Minister wants to make the country a cashless society and sought everyone’s support,” the minister said.