PM Narendra Modi launches fierce attack on Congress in Gujarat, says its leaders wanted to jail him

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New Delhi | Updated: October 17, 2017 8:57:18 AM

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: Speaking at the event named 'Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan', the Prime Minister came down heavily on the Congress and said that the party wanted to jail him.

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Narendra Modi in Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come down heavily on the Congress and claimed that the party wanted to jail him. “On one side there are parties who thrive on the dynasty, on the other hand, there is an ideology based party,” PM Modi said. He said this while addressing a mega a gathering of BJP workers in Gujarat’s Gandhinagar on Monday. Speaking at the ‘Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan’, PM Modi had taken a jibe at the poor state of affairs in Congress. PM Modi said, “when the results of UP assembly elections were announced, the political analysts advised opposition to focus on 2024 instead of 2019.” PM Modi slammed Congress for blaming BJP’s developmental projects. “Congress blamed us in every possible manner. But when they saw there was no impact on us, they started blaming our development works,” the PM said.

PM Modi further ‘challenged’ Congress to fight the elections on the issue of development. “I challenge Congress to fight on the issue of development,” he said, adding, “Communalism, casteism, and misleading people are Congress party’s tool to contest elections.”

“Those questioning us on development of Gujarat must recall what their contribution has been for the state’s progress,” PM said. “When nothing worked for Congress, they started abusing development,” he further said.

Speaking on the issue of GST, Modi said that Congress is an equal partner in GST decisions and the party should not spread lies on GST. “Government is actively striving to remove any issues that GST may have & thousands of new businessmen are registering for it,” PM Modi said. He added that BJP is an organization committed to serve the nation. Modi further appreciated BJP chief Amit Shah for taking the party to new heights.

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, BJP national president Amit Shah and many other senior functionaries of the were also present on the occasion. As per an ANI report, the ‘Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan’ was organised by the state BJP to celebrate the conclusion of the saffron party’s ‘Gujarat Gaurav Yatra’ (march for honour).  Senior leaders of the party had taken part in the 15-day march, which was launched on October 1. The march covered a distance of around 4,471 kilometres, spread over 149 of the 182 Assembly constituencies in the state, Gujarat BJP chief Jitu Vaghani told ANI.

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“Tomorrow, the prime minister will give his guidance to around seven lakh BJP workers at the Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan to be held in Bhat village,” Vaghani was quoted as saying. Last week, Modi had visited Gujarat to inaugurate and lay foundation stones of various projects in Rajkot, Vadnagar, Gandhinagar and Bharuch. Sneak Peak at World’s largest airport: Beijing New Airport set to become reality; cost attached unbelievable, but photos fabulous

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