One year on, the man says he supports the government's move and that it benefitted the economy.
Terming demonetisation a "tragedy", Gandhi, whose party is today observing "black day" on the anniversary of the decision, tweeted a last year's photograph of Nand Lal in which the septuagenarian former army soldier appeared anguished as he stood in a queue to withdraw currency after the note ban.
"It is deplorable how Rahul Gandhi believes in manufacturing tragedies, so much so that he is also using the poor of India to score cheap political points", he said.
The top leaders of the Congress and the BJP battled it out on social media platform Twitter on the first anniversary of demonetisation with Gandhi firing the first shot. "But instead of helping them grow, the Modi government has fatally wounded them with demonetisation and a flawed new tax", Gandhi added.
Rahul's remarks came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the Congress accepted defeat in Himachal Pradesh and will not return to power here in near future. The Congress has become "incorrect news Congress" and the "biggest source of false news", the BJP chief said. Suggesting that India is in a crucial phase of growth, which needs to be supported by large-scale job creation, Mr Gandhi stated "official figures" which suggest that "China now creates on average 50,000 jobs every single day; India under Mr Modi manages only 500".
According to him, GST was a "a hastily imposed and poorly conceptualised" tax that dealt another blow to the economy.
"It says in the Gita, "Do your work, don't worry about the fruits of your labour", but Modiji's interpretation is "eat up the fruits of others" labour, don't worry about doing any work'", Rahul said while addressing an election rally in poll-bound Himachal Pradesh. We urgently need to empower these networks and connect them to capital and technology.
An old man captured on camera with tears trickling down his cheeks as he stood outside a State Bank of India branch in Gurgaon to withdraw money as a crowd watched had become the face of the pain many felt in the aftermath of the drastic decision announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 8 previous year.
Now every Twitter user - from first-day users to President Donald Trump - will have twice the room to share their thoughts. Under the old 140-character format, users were hitting the limit around 9% of the time.
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Another former Trump campaign aide, George Papadopoulos, has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation . Sanders had also said President Donald Trump "has confidence they're going to close this up soon".
The Foreign Office was aware of the visit while it was underway, but were not informed about it in advance. Burt confirmed that Foreign Office officials only became aware of Patel's visit to Israel on August 24.
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A gunman shot dead at least 20 worshippers during Sunday morning services at a Baptist church in Texas , news media reported. Video on KSAT television showed first responders taking a stretcher from the church to a waiting AirLife helicopter.
This strategy would help Facebook to create a digital fingerprint for the picture and mark it as non-consensual explicit media. According to the Office of the e-safety commissioner, one in five Australians aged between 16 and 49 is a victim of IBA .
While opposition parties have made a decision to observe Wednesday as a "black day", the BJP has dubbed it "anti-black money day". Even this is underestimated as the pain of the informal sector has not even been calculated, he added.
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