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Captain Amarinder Singh accuses Harsimrat of lying over Golden Temple GST refund issue

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh slammed Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur accusing her of peddling lies on the religious issues and spreading falsehood on the sensitive issue of Langar Prasad at the Golden Temple. Singh stated, "The Union Minister's statement had not an iota of truth. The state govt had not only notified 100% GST refund for Punjab's share in respect of Darbar Sahib, Durgiana Mandir, Amritsar, and Valmik Sthal, Ram Tirath, Amritsar but had allocated a whopping Rs 4 Cr to the Deputy Commissioner, Amritsar, in May this year for the same". This comes after Harsimrat alleged the state govt of going back on its commitment of paying its share in the GST to Harminder Sahib. Src:

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PM Modi's popularity will bring in more investment to country: Anurag Thakur

Union Minister Anurag Thakur, while addressing a rally on the occasion of Maharaja Hari Singh's birth anniversary in Jammu, stated, "Today when PM Modi will address the 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Houston, around 50,000 people will be there to hear him. It is going to be a landmark event. President Donald Trump will also share the stage with PM Modi's popularity strengthens our nation as well". Thakur further said that India should use this opportunity to take the govt policies overseas and bring in fresh investments. The Finance Ministry has recently decided under PM Modi's leadership, to cut down the corporate tax rate and reduction in GST in the tourism sector. These measures clearly show that there are ample of opportunities waiting for more investment and growth in India. Src:

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Corporate tax cuts will help India become $5 trillion economy: Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, in an interview, stated, "The decision to slash corporate tax rates will pave the way for India to become a $5 trillion economy and Uttar Pradesh to be a $1 trillion economy by 2024". Yogi further said that the relief that has been given to the corporate sector in terms of tax rebates bu the Union Govt is a historic decision. Earlier the companies had to pay 30% corporate tax and now it has been reduced to 22%, which means that companies will have more money and greater investment opportunities, leading to employment creation and higher growth. "The financial sector in Uttar Pradesh will get a major boost because of this decision of the Central govt. There will be no negative impact on the revenue collection in the state. The state can reap major benefits from the tax rate cuts and the trade war between the USA and China. We have a good land bank and connectivity", he added. Src:

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Limits crossed when FIR mentioned Azam Khan's mother as accused: Akhilesh Yadav

Former Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav, while speaking at a press conference about cases against Azam Khan, stated, "Cases against him are politically motivated. Cases are registered against his family members but the limits were crossed when his mother's, who passed away a long back time, name was also included in the case". Yadav further told to the Election Commission that if these types of administrators are there then it will be difficult to conduct polls. "The cases registered are political. The cases against Khan were registered to win Assembly seat left by Khan who won in the Lok Sabha polls", He added. Src:

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