CPI Condemns Steep Hike in Prices of Petro-Products
The National Secretariat of the Communist Party of India issued the following statement today (on February 19, 2021) condemning the steep hike in the prices of petroleum products:
The Communist Party of India strongly condemns the steep hike in the prices of all petroleum products, including cooking gas. The hike will have a cascading effect on the prices of all essential commodities, making the lives of people more miserable.
The Party urges the Modi government to immediately withdraw the hike and ensure that the masses get all essential commodities at affordable prices.
The National Secretariat calls upon all party units to come out in protest against the steep hike.