The PM Cares Fund must be transparent: Congress
NEW DELHI: After the head of Congress Sonia gandhi He questioned the PM Cares fund and said it should be used for the welfare of migrants, Congress has stepped up its attack, and the party's chief spokesman said on Wednesday that the fund, which is the PMO's favorite project, should be transparent. .
He claimed that an enormous amount of money has been taken through donations and that Ceaser's wife cannot be beyond suspicion.
Singhvi tweeted: He has spent more than a week asking and, the account of the huge amount of money taken as donations by PM Cares but to no avail. Ceaser's wife cannot be suspected, and therefore PM Cares, a pet PMO project has to be transparent.
The government can spend almost Rs 100 million on transportation and food etc. in a single public program in Gujarat, when you have the generosity to donate Rs 151 million to the Prime Minister's crown fund, then why can't these essential members of our nation? Will the fabric be given a fraction of the same courtesy, especially free train travel, at this hour of acute distress?
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On May 4, Sonia gandhi had said in a statement that the party will bear the cost of the travel of the migrants after it came to light on social media that migrants were charged for railway tickets to ferry them across the country to their respective home states.
She had said: I was hoping that billions of rupees that came in the name of charity will be used for the nation's builders and provided free rides, but it pains me that this has not been done.