02/10/2020

In the runup to the Delhi assembly elections to be held on February 8, Congress on Sunday released its freebies-loaded manifesto titled Aisi Hogi Hamari Dilli — Congress Wali Dilli-Khushhal Dilli.

Congress promises free power, jobless allowance and more
Congress on Sunday released its freebies-loaded manifesto titled Aisi Hogi Hamari Dilli Congress Wali Dilli-Khushhal Dilli, which included 300 units electricity and 20,000 litres water for free, unemployment allowance of Rs 5,000 for graduates and Rs 7,500 for postgraduates and layoff compensation up to Rs 5,000 every month. The party has promised to open 100 Indira canteens offering subsidised meals at Rs 15, free metro and bus ride for people aged above 65 and subsidised fare for women, students and senior citizens.