Batsman Virender Sehwag supports Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetization move, however, he isn’t happy about people complaints regarding long queues at bank.
Referring to soldier Lance Naik Hanumanthappa Koppad, who was found alive six days after being buried under 25 feet snow, he said people can at least wait six hours.
Hanumanthappa was later rescued but he succumbed to his injuries.
Shaheed Hanumanthappa waited 6days,35ft under snow,in-45°C,in hope of being rescued.
Surely,we can wait few hrs in line to rescue Our Nation pic.twitter.com/TKvpsZ3KCH
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 14, 2016
This is not the first time that Sehwag appreciated the move to devalue Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 currency notes.
Earlier, he had said:
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) November 13, 2016
AfterPM Modi announced on November 8 about Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes not be considered as legal tender anymore, the nation has gone into frenzy. With a set withdrawal limit, people facing money crunch which has cause hinernace in day to day life. People have been polarised on the issue; while some support it, other called it unprepared and unplanned move.