Addressing 1000s of BJP workers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attributed party’s victory in five states as “foundation of a New India”. Adressing partymen, who had gathered in the National Capital to honour PM, Modi said: “I see the result of five elections in five states as the foundation of a New India.” Explaining his view point, Modi said: “The elections signal the foundation of a New India — the New India of 65% population, the New India of dreams of aspiring women groups, the New India of poor who doesn’t want help from the government but an opportunity, an environment that would allow him to do something on his own.”
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The middle class has the potential to achieve great heights but have limited opportunity to leap forward. He said, in “New India” the middle class must flourish. He said the poor need to be strengthened. Voters have rejected appeasement. Prime Minister thanked the architects of mega victory. Further, he said that we will not let people of India down. It is not by fluke that one has got this victory. He said “we don’t get anything by legacy, We want to take billion people together to build “New India”.
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After BJP’s sweeping victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Delhi prepared itself for Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s roadshow. PM Modi will also did a victory walk and a speech. After that a grand welcome awaited him at the party headquarters in New Delhi. This is the first time Narendra Modi made a public appearance since the election results came out yesterday. Earlier Amit Shah, the President of the party in his victory speech yesterday had said BJP is set to form government in 4 states, and it is the victory of PM’s leadership as PM Modi who was the face of BJP’s poll campaign in Uttar Pradesh.