Addressing marketing campaign rallies for the 28 November Meeting polls in Madhya Pradesh, Rahul stated the scenario now could be such that each time the phrase “chowkidar'”is uttered, individuals say “chor hai” (is a thief).
“Wherever you go, as you pronounce the phrase “chowkidar” comes a reply “chor hai”. I need to apologise to the chowkidars of the nation. It isn’t your mistake, you all aren’t thieves, you all are sincere. Just one individual has introduced ignominy to you. The nation’s prime minister has defamed all its chowkidars,” he stated.
Earlier than coming to energy in 2014, Modi used to speak about combating corruption, unemployment and farmers’ welfare however is now mum on these points, Rahul stated. The sentiment throughout the nation is that he broke their belief, he added.
When Modi gave the “acche din” (good days) slogan forward of the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, individuals would reply to the catch-phrase, saying “aayenge” (will come), he stated.
The promised “acche din” weren’t meant for the individuals however for some prime industrialists, Rahul stated. Good days have come for industrialists like Nirav Modi, Anil Ambani and Vijay Mallya, he added.
Modi, in his election marketing campaign in 2014, had stated he wished to be the nation’s chowkidar, not the prime minister.
“Individuals had then reposed religion in him. The youth had been assured two crore jobs, farmers had been assured minimal assist worth for his or her produce, your entire India was assured that Rs 15 lakh can be deposited within the checking account of every citizen. Individuals believed this then,” he stated.
“Why has this modified? In 4 years, individuals discovered that these (guarantees) had been false. Narendra Modi speaks lies. That is the sentiment within the nation, as a result of he has damaged the (individuals’s) belief,” Rahul stated.
A “Congress wave” would sweep Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana, he stated.
The BJP-led authorities waived loans price Rs 3.5 lakh crore of the wealthy, however didn’t write off farmers’ money owed, he stated.
The earlier Congress-led UPA authorities, on the advice of the Indian Air Pressure, determined to buy 126 Rafale fighters at a value of Rs 526 crore per aircraft with the stipulation that the state-owned aerospace firm Hindustan Aeronautics Restricted (HAL) would make them in India, the Congress chief stated.
“However Modi went to France and conveyed to the French authorities that every Rafale jet will likely be bought for Rs 1600 crore. He instructed them to present the contract to (Anil) Ambani as a substitute of giving it to HAL,” he stated.
There was no rapid response from the BJP on the allegations. The ruling get together has dismissed the fees previously.
The Congress president requested his get together males to face at polling cubicles and never again off “even an inch” to convey a message to the BJP that folks of Madhya Pradesh are actually with the principal Opposition get together.
Rahul, who faces a defamation go well with for claiming that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s son was named within the ‘Panama Papers’, stated, “I spoke mistakenly that Shivraj ji’s son was named in Panama Papers, really it was Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh’s son. Shivraj ji threatened me of submitting defamation go well with.”
“However once I speak about scams like e-tendering, Vyapam, unlawful mining and mid-day meal rip-off, he (Shivraj) would not communicate a phrase, he would not threaten to file defamation. What does it imply,” he stated.
Chouhan “stole” individuals’s cash in Vyapam, the doorway examination, admission and recruitment rip-off unearthed in Madhya Pradesh in 2013, he stated.