New Delhi, Sept. 12 -- The Congress on Wednesday took a dig at finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman for suggesting that the slowdown in the car market was due to the "mindset of millennials" who preferred Ola or Uber to buying a car.

The party even started a hashtag of Bharatiyajokeparty to take on the BJP on Twitter.

Sitharaman's comment had come after automobile industry body Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers released data showing a decline in passenger car sales by 41%. "This remarkable, unbelievable statement by the finance minister of India reflects the inefficiency, the immaturity and the inexperience," senior Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said, adding that downward slide in the GDP growth had become a new normal fo...