The state should thank Narendra Modi, who was generous enough to accept the recommendations of the commission to increase states' share in central taxes from 32 to 42 percent.

"The decision helped Himachal immensely which got a quantum jump in its allocations which are likely to touch Rs 75,000 crore in next five years," he urged while initiating the debate on motion of thanks on Governor's address in Vidhan Sabha.

Taking a jibe on the Chief Minister for claiming to have effectively presented the case before the 14th Finance Commission, Dhumal claimed that there was nothing to boast about and added that "had the Prime minister followed the UPA government's pattern to increase share on taxes by one percent, Himachal would have got nothing."

Interrupting the debate, Singh asked Dhumal to take the blame for his own failure in properly presenting the case before the 13th Finance commission as the grants to the state were less than those received by Tripura.

Dhumal who faced frequent interruptions from the Chief Minister during his speech lashed out at the government for indiscriminate opening of schools and sub-tehsils.

In many schools, the number of teachers was more than students and announcement of opening sub-tehsils had created a chaos, he added.

The quality of education has taken a beating while forest and mining mafia are active in the state, he complained.

Dhumal asked the government to come clean on reversal of decision on auction of liquor vends and said that the U-turn  of the government on this issue was intriguing.

"This is a glaring example in which the government has failed to act in a transparent manner and decision to auction the vends was reversed within a week," he alleged.

Accusing the government of playing "fraud" with unemployed youth, Dhumal said Congress had promised unemployment allowance to educated youth but after coming to power it replaced it by skill development allowance and the promise of setting-up of an authority for skill development and to give 5 lakh jobs has not been fulfilled.

Dhumal also demanded hike in the wages of the labourers engaged under MGREGA and early completion of the work on Theog-Hatkoti road.

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