ATM cash crunch: PM Modi has made country stand in queue once again

National | April 17, 2018, 2:30 p.m.

New Delhi, April 17: As the country is struggling with the cash crunch at major ATMs, the Opposition has smelt rat and is in no way to pardon the government. Congress President Rahul Gandhi came ut with a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, "Modi Ji (Narendra Modi) has destroyed the banking system. Nirav Modi fled with Rs 30,000 crore and the Prime Minister didn't utter a word. We were forced to stand in queues as he snatched 500-1000 rupee notes from our pockets and put in Nirav Modi's pocket."

The attack continued as he said, "The PM is afraid to face us in the Parliament on vital issues; be it that of Nirav Modi or about the Rafael Deal.

Government is finally gearing up to the news of cash crunch in majority of ATMs across the country. Accoring to latest media reports, the sources in government have confirmed that there is enough cash in the ATMs an th financ ministry will issue an statement shortly to stop th panic in pubic.

Earlier in the day, it was reported that there is a major problem awaiting public today in Patna and other major towns of Bihar and also other cities across India. Since last night there is a major cash problem in ATMS an all major ATMS have gone dry and cashless.

People were seen standing helplessly outside ATMs but there was no respite. The problem appeared grimmer keeping in mind the ongoing wedding season. 

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav took a dig at the government and questioned the disappearance of cash from the market. 

It is weir, he said that people cannot take out their own cash. Customers of all major banks like IDBI, ICICI, State Bank were seen getting restless due to this inconvenience.

The main affected states are Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat. Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj SIngh Chouhan blatantly blamed Congress for this problem.

News24Bureau with Agencies



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