LIVE | I don't want the country to take a pity on me on basis of my humble background: Manmohan Singh

Updated On : 02 Dec , 2017 , 04:34 PM
Manmohan Singh (Image credit - ANI)
Manmohan Singh (Image credit - ANI)
New Delhi:

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is speaking in Gujarat's Surat before the upcoming assembly elections. The world-renowned economist criticised demonetisation and claimed that 8th November was a black day for Indian democracy.

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First Published : Saturday, December 02, 2017 02:42 PM
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