Taking a dig at PM Modi's pre-poll 'promise' of depositing Rs 15 lakh in every Indian's bank account, AAP said that the NDA government should consider putting 'Rs 18.62' instead due to the massive shortfall in recovery.

He referred to PM Modi's Lok Sabha election campaign speeches in which he had reportedly said that black money to the tune of Rs 80 lakh crore was stashed abroad and his government would bring it back in 100 days of coming to power.

Party spokesperson Raghav Chadhha said that the government lacked 'political will' to recover black money and urged PM Modi to acknowledge his 'monumental failure' in putting Rs 15 lakh in every bank account as promised during the 2014 poll campaign.

Terming it as a 'damp squib', Chadhha sought to know the rationale behind government's new black money law (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015 when existing laws were 'stringent'.

"The PM Modi in his Independence Day speech had said Rs 6,500 crore of undisclosed foreign assets have been declared under the compliance window of the new law. During election campaign he had promised to bring back Rs 80 lakh crore stashed abroad. What explains the monumental failure in doing so?" Chadhha asked.

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