Mangaluru: Negligence of flood victims - Congress protests against centre, state govt


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Daijiworld Media Network - Mangaluru (ANK)

Mangaluru, Sep 12: District Congress committee staged a protest here at the DC office on Thursday, September 12, against BJP-led central government and state governments for neglecting flood victims.

Congress leaders raised slogans against central and state governments ruled by the BJP.

Addressing the protestors, former minister Ramanath Rai said, "The BJP led central government and state government has failed to address the problems of flood victims and find permanent solution to their woes. The former coalition government had announced a package during the Kodagu flood of 2018. Chief minister Yediyurappa had said that he will appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Bengaluru. But no such appeal was made. From Bengaluru, PM Modi moved to Haryana to take part in the election rally. More than people's problem, election rally is more important for Modi.

"Congress has always responded to the people's problem. During the UPA government, the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, had conducted aerial survey and released funds immediately for the flood victims. Though a central team has visited the state to assess the damage occurred during the flood, the local representatives and MPs have failed to bring them to the district to assess the damages.

"Cheif minister Yediyurappa has not visited the place at Beltangady where there was severe damage. Even he did not visit the Pacchanady dump yard and flood-affected areas at Bantwal. Just for publicity and name sake Chief minister Yediyurappa has visited a place in Beltangady.

"KPCC team has visited the flood-affected areas and submitted a report to the government. Those who criticise the government are termed as anti-national and fake allegations are imposed on them. They only manipulate speeches and circulate on WhatsApp with no concern for the problems of the people. BJP was lacking a comedian. But now they have got a comedian in the form of state president, who was not capable to bring the central team to the district to assess the damage which is shameful.”

Former mayor Kavitha Sanil, former MLA J R Lobo, district Congress president Harish Kumar and others were present.

  

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  • Zameer H Khan, Udipi

    Fri, Sep 13 2019

    Now no, raitara

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  • Nash, Mangalore

    Fri, Sep 13 2019

    Satyagraha the one word that ruined India

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Atlanta

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    I wonder why Modi donated 1 Billion USD to Russia ...

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  • Narendra Kumar, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Simple....For helping him to rig the elections!

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  • SUJIR PRAVEEN, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Kelasa maadi...Kelasa maadi... mundina votenalli baralu...e rithi time waste maada bedi..

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  • Alwin, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    The present CM used to shout all time why shut is mouth in this tragedy. The previous govt kept sufficient money

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  • Vishu, Udupi

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    ಧರಣಿ ಧರಣಿ ಧರಣಿ

    ಈಗ ನಮ್ಮ ಸರಣಿ.

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  • LAN.........,, Belman / Washington, DC.

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    'Kelasa illada Badagigalu'.....

    ...Tak...Takk...

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  • Chowkidar Chor Hai!, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    LAN.........,, Belman / Washington, DC: Only you have Kelasa? Perhaps the lack of atmospheric pressure in the ocean makes you make such comments! Tic-tac-toe!

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  • Sujir Praveen, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    WEL SAID SIR...NO ONE TARGET KULA KASUBU..CASTE...BOYCOTT LAN...

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  • SACHIN, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Summane comment maduva BHAKTHARU

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  • T.Dsilva, Udupi

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    At least these " Kelasavillada Badagigalu" fighting for the flood Victims, in front of
    " Tale ellada , Nakali Degree Kamangigalu" .Also 100 percent better than you , working in foreign developed country, a and commenting nonsense and praising your Feku Masters.

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  • Sujir Praveen, Mangalore

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    PLEASE DO NOT TARGET KULA KASUBU... RELIGION..CASTE...PLEASE

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  • LAN.........,, Belman / Washington, DC.

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Sujir,

    When you want to support Corrupt politician's ....you make yourself morally bankrupt..

    ...Tak...Takk...

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Atlanta

    Thu, Sep 12 2019

    Why do you support Loot & Scoot ...

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