New Delhi: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram has lauded Prime Minister’s vision on population explosion and elimination of single use of plastic.
The former finance minister tweeted on Friday:”All of us must welcome three announcements made by the Prime Minister on I-Day. Small family is a patriotic duty, respect wealth creators and shun single-use plastic”.
Chidambaram said :”Of the three exhortations, I hope the Finance Minister and her legion of tax officials and investigators heard the Prime Minister’s second exhortation loud and clear”.
The senior Congress leader’s remarks came a day after Prime Minister’s speech from the ramparts of the Red Fort that population explosion will cause many problem for our future generations.
The Prime Minister said in his Independence Day speech that we must learn from the people who have a small family. They express their patriotism to the country by following the principle, he added.