Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that he will scrap the Niti Aayog if his party, Indian National Congress, will be voted by power. The president of INC, Rahul Gandhi shared this on his twitter handle which is these days getting a huge response from the people.
Rahul Gandhi claims that Niti Ayog works as the promotional part for the PM Narendra Modi & BJP. He cleared in explicit words that the NITI Aayog has served no other purpose except making marketing presentations for the PM & fudging data.
What is NITI Aayog?
You might be wondering as to what NITI Aayog is & what it functions. So, NITI Aayog or National Institution for Transforming India is a government body which was established in NDA government as on 1 January 2015 around 4 years ago.
Following the top down model, NITI Aayog was established to replace the Planning commission. To evolve a shared vision of national development priorities sectors and strategies with the active involvement of States in the light of national objectives.
It performs various functions for the welfare of humans and human rights. You can get in-depth details of the NITI Aayog functions on Wikipedia website.
Rahul Gandhi to Scrap Niti Aayog if Voted to Power
The President of Congress is indignant with the interference of PM Narendra Modi as he is the Chairperson of NITI Aayog. Rahul blames NITI Aayog to indirectly work as the promoter of current ruling government.
If voted to power, we will scrap the NITI Aayog. It has served no purpose other than making marketing presentations for the PM & fudging data.— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) March 29, 2019
We will replace it with a lean Planning Commission whose members will be renowned economists & experts with less than 100 staff.
Now as the NITI Aayog was a replacement to Planning commission he includes that if voted to power his government will scrap the NITI Aayog and replace it back to a lean Planning Commission. The members of the newly formed Planning Commission will be among the renowned economists & expert having the staff of not more than 100.