Rajasthan election 2018 Updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed an election rally in Hanumangarh where he used the Kartarpur corridor to hit out at the Congress and said the party will have to answer why this was not done 70 years ago. He said that Kartarpur went to Pakistan due to lack of vision, sensitivity of then Congress leaders. “Then Congress leaders had no idea about importance of Guru Nanak Dev, therefore Kartarpur in Pakistan today,” he said, adding that credit of Kartarpur corridor goes to your vote, correcting Congress mistakes was my destiny.
Modi said that after he took over as the PM in 2014, he took several key decisions to fight corruption. “Headlines five years ago were about corruption scams, have you seen any news of this kind in the last five years?” he asked the crowd.
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Meanwhile, only two days are left for campaigning for the Assembly polls in the state where polling will be held on Deember 7. From Hanumangarh, Modi will travel to Sikar and then Jaipur. Before addressing a rally at Jaipur’s Vidhyadhar Nagar Stadium, Modi will address a joint gathering of 13 Assembly segments of Jaipur district. The BJP has claimed that around 3 lakh people will attend the Prime Minister’s Tuesday meeting in Jaipur.