India's GDP growth rate dropped to -23.9 per cent in the first quarter of the current fiscal due to COVID-19 induced lockdown.
Take cognizance of 'very bad' situation of women's safety in Uttar Pradesh: Priyanka Gandhi to Governor Anandiben Patel
The Congress has been alleging that the law and order situation is deteriorating in Uttar Pradesh under the BJP rule.
Her reaction came on the Bulandshahr road mishap in which a girl named Sudeeksha Bhati, who was studying in the US, died in a road accident on Monday allegedly due to eve-teasing.
Hope 'groundbreaking ceremony' of Ayodhya Ram temple becomes marker of national unity: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
In a statement ahead of the 'bhoomi poojan' of the Ram temple on Wednesday, she said for ages Lord Ram's character had served as a source of unity for the entire Indian sub continent.
The Congress General Secretary further slammed the Uttar Pradesh Government in a tweet stating that "jungleraj" is on the rise in the state.
The Congress general secretary has been attacking the UP government over law and order situation and over the Vikas Dubey incident as well as the killing of Ghaziabad based journalist Vikram Joshi.
Sources said that a special team of Gurugram police has been deployed in plain clothes outside the society.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is set to temporarily shift to a house at DLF Aralia at Sector 42 of Gurugram in Haryana till she finds a permanent house in the national capital.
In a Facebook post, she said a young man was kidnapped by miscreants in Kanpur and his family was asked for a ransom for his release.
Taking to Twitter, Congress leader slammed UP government for falsely propagating that there is no crime in the state and said that crime against women in UP increased by 21 per cent from 2016 to 2018.
OBC candidates lost over 11,000 seats under all-India quota due to non-implementation of OBC reservations in State/UT medical institutions since 2017, Sonia Gandhi said in a letter to PM Modi.
Priyanka, the general secretary in charge of Eastern UP, has been quite vocal on social media against the Yogi Adityanath-led government.
The UP government has suspended the Kanpur district probation officer and the superintendent of the shelter home in connection with the incident.
"Who is responsible for spreading the lie of 'Agra model' and pushing people into these adverse circumstances?" she asked.
The Congress leader accused the Modi govt of adopting a weak strategy and kneeling down before China by "handing over" a rail contract to a Chinese firm.