Mangaluru, Feb 3, 2017 : The Congress staged a protest in front of the RTO office here on February 3, Friday to condemn the hike in fuel price and to oppose the new Motor Act. The Mangaluru City, South, Gurupur, Suratkal and Ullal Block Congress units participated in the protest
District in-charge Minister B Ramanatha Rai who addressed the protestors said the Modi Government which promised Achhe Din has failed to bring back black money stashed in Swiss Bank. The BJP has been fooling the people all the while, he added.
He said the new RTO rule will land the common man in trouble. He also charged PM Modi of following the footsteps of Hitler.
Ibrahim Kodijal, Interim President of District Congress who also spoke alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP Chief Amit Shah were only in favour of industrialists like Adani and Ambani rather than helping the common man. He also demanded immediate withdrawal of new RTO rules.
Harsharaj, Mamatha Gatti, Hilda Alva and many Congress leaders and workers participated in the protest.