Lok Sabha Election 2019: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called Congress a Titanic ship which is sinking day by day. He also slammed Rahul Gandhi saying that the Congress President has opted for a second seat where the “majority community is in a minority”. He also said that Congress makes false promises whenever it is in trouble and then becomes “Gajini” — the character, played by Aamir Khan, which suffers from memory loss.
Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at the Congress and its allies for trying to demoralise the armed forces by raising questions over their action against terror and promising to review laws which provides them shield against militants.
Union Minister and BJP leader Piyush Goyal today slammed Congress President Rahul Gandhi for insulting LK Advani. He said that the grand old party has surrendered and wanted to bring down the level of politics. He said Rahul did not have manners. Earlier, Gandhi had said that the BJP kicked out Advani from the stage.
Senior BJP leader and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj too had slammed Rahul Gandhi over his remark on veteran leader LK Advani. Sushma Swaraj advised the Congress president to maintain decorum in his speech. “Rahulji – Advani ji is our father figure. Your words have hurt us deeply. Please try to maintain some decorum of your speech,” Sushma Swaraj said in her tweet.
As the date of the first phase of Lok Sabha elections draws near, campaigning by political parties has intensified. For the BJP, ‘star campaigners’ PM Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah have been crisscrossing the country to woo the voters, on the other hand, Congress president Rahul Gandhi and party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi are also trying their best to attract public attention before the first phase voting on April 11.