Uttar Pradesh , Sep 24 : As the fuel prices continue to rise with each passing day, Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Laxmi Narayan Chowdhary gave a controversial statement on inflation, saying that people of India for country’s pride.
Laxmi Narayan Chowdhary ,the Cabinet Minister for Minority Welfare in Yogi ADityanath government,said that people of India should accept inflation as it would help build good image of India.He said while addressing the public meeting at Kaushambi district in Uttar Pradesh.
He said ” With the help of high inflation, one can increase their financial status.Higher crude oil prices will help India to show that our country has the potential to give money to other countries.( महंगाई की मार को झेलकर हम अपना आर्थिक स्तर बढ़ा सकते हैं और दुनिया को यह दिखा सकते हैं कि हम दूसरे देशों से कभी कुछ लेते नहीं हैं, बल्कि उन्हें देते रहते हैं).”
He went on further by citing example of Maharana Pratap who ate bread made of grass.
He said,”People of India have been living with dignity .”