Tribune News Service
Amritsar, March 18
Listing out the achievements of the four-year Congress rule within the state, Cabinet Minister Om Parkash Soni said that the federal government strongly opposed the agriculture legal guidelines and if the President didn’t give his assent, the federal government would strategy the Supreme Court.
He mentioned that these new legal guidelines wouldn’t enhance the present system however would destroy the agriculture sector.
Earlier, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh addressed mediapersons by video conferencing and listed his authorities’s achievements.
Soni mentioned that agriculture was a state situation and the Centre had no authority to legislate on this regard. He slammed the Union authorities for making an attempt to undermine the federal construction enshrined within the structure by creating an impediment within the powers of the state.
Soni claimed that the state authorities had succeeded in breaking the spine of drug provide. Citing the success of Operation Red Rose of the Punjab Police, he mentioned that the drug state of affairs within the state had improved loads and huge consignments of medicine had been being recovered every day.
He mentioned that the method of eradication of numerous mafias like sand, liquor, transport, medicine was in full swing and their spine had been severely damaged over the past 4 years.
Soni cited income era from sand mining to determine authorities’s success. He mentioned that income from sand mining has elevated from Rs 35 crore to Rs 350 crore at current.
He added that excise income from procurement of liquor which was Rs 4,300 crore through the earlier authorities had gone as much as Rs 7,200 crore within the present monetary yr.
He mentioned that every one this was attainable in spite of the Covid-19 pandemic.