Don’t need bullet train, soldiers need bulletproof jackets: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister, and Samajwadi party chief took a dig at Modi’s emphasis on the bullet trains. He said that India needs bullet jackets for the soldiers than the bullet trains.

Addressing a press conference here, Yadav took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Central Government’s ambitious bullet train project and said, “Today the country does not require a bullet train, it is more important that our soldiers get bulletproof jackets.”

Akhilesh Yadav’s comment comes in the wake of the heinous terror attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday, in which as many as 40 jawans were killed.

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