On the first year of demonetisation anniversary, Union defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said the biggest achievement is that terrorism has been badly hit and the stone pelters, which were in thousands, have reduced because their cash flow has been cut.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced note ban on November 8, 2016.
As the NDA government is celebrating November 8 as anti-black money day, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari took a swipe at Rahul Gandhi, saying let the latter shedding tears.
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# Mamata Banerjee describes demonetisation as 'DeMoDisaster'
# Was it ethical to destroy 15 lakh regular jobs during Jan-April 2017?: Chidambaram
# FM says demonetisation was "ethical". Was it ethical to heap misery on millions of people, especially 15 crore daily wage earners? :Chidambaram