French President Emmanuel Macron
France’s President Emmanuel Macrron has spent $ 729,000 (Rs. 53627791) on flowers only in the year 2020 in the Rashtrapati Bhavan Elysée Palace. Common people including opposition parties are also condemning the alleged extravagance of Macros on social media.
- January 11, 2021, 9:20 PM IST
According to the French media politis that broke this news, Macron broke the records of all his predecessors in terms of spending. Before that, French President François Hollande spent $ 162,000 (Rs 11917287) in 2015 and Nicolas Sarkozy in 2011 spent $ 174,000 (Rs 12800049).
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After this news went viral, French President Emmanuel Macron is being criticized on social media. People say that when the country is badly affected by the corona virus epidemic and the country is under severe economic recession. It is not appropriate for the President to spend so much money in that period. The French government recently released a $ 121 billion package to boost its economy affected by Corona.