Rourkela, Feb 7 (LocalWire):As promised by Congress earlier, party president Rahul Gandhi launched a ‘Guarantee Card’ on poll promises in Rourkela.
He displayed the card on stage at Pariwartan Sankalp Rally held at Rourkela on Wednesday.
Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Niranjan Patnaik dedicated the card to farmers, youth and women.
He said, “The promises mentioned in the card for farmers, youth and women will be fulfilled without fail if Congress comes to power.”
The card promises loan relaxation on the first day of government formation with a slogan ‘Mo Fasala, Mo Desha’ (My Crop, My Country).
Besides, minimum price per quintal paddy will be Rs 2600; bonus will be provided for lentil crops and financial help for farmers upto 5 years, the Congress Guarantee Card read.
For the youth, the card contains a section ‘Employment My Right’ under which at least one person of a family will be employed with minimum salary in government or private sector. All the contractual employees will be regularized, Congress assured in the card.
For the women, ‘Education, Security & Respect’ has been promised in the card which will provide help in higher education, financial help in marriage, water supply to all houses and appointment of trained female security officers in all Panchayats.