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Congress searching for scapegoats to save Rahul from blame: Modi

Congress searching for scapegoats to save Rahul from blame: Modi

"One says "hua to hua" (it happened, so what) on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, while the other one, who has been behind the curtains after abusing me during the Gujarat elections, is attacking me again", the Prime Minister said.

Addressing a rally at Bargari in Punjab, the Congress President referred to sacrilege incidents in 2015 and promised strict action against those involved in desecration of religious scriptures.

While taking on Narendra Modi for brazenly lying and cheating to further his political interests, the Congress leader criticised the SAD on the issues of sacrilege and mafia rule during their regime.

"But those swearing by the legacy of JP and Ambedkar are carrying the flags of the Congress in Bihar, he said in an obvious dig at Lalu Prasad's RJD".

Cheered on by a massive crowd, Priyanka's road show began from BHU gate where she garlanded the statue of Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya.

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On May 11, Gandhi rebuked Pitroda and wrote in a Facebook post that his comment was "absolutely and completely out of line and is not appreciated". "We all have made our position very clear - that 1984 was a awful tragedy and should never have happened", he said. My mother Sonia Gandhi Ji has apologised. They have not fulfilled a single promise they had made during elections in 2014. "It's you who should be ashamed", PM Modi added.

Modi also spoke of steps taken by his government like reservations for the economically backward in the general category, better sanitation facilities under the Swachha Bharat Yojana which has spared the humiliation our mothers and sisters had to face and universal medical insurance cover under Ayushman Bharat Yojana.

"This chowkidar (Modi) has been exposed, the people know the truth about him and he can no longer escape for perpetrating theft of their hard-earned money with demonetisation and GST, and for diverting Rs 30,000 crore to Anil Ambani with the Rafale defence deal", said the Congress president. "Till Modi is there, no one will take away the land of the tribals and poor people".

Finance Minister Arun Jatiley today targeted the Mamata Banerjee government over the Election Commission ordering the cutting short of campaigning in Bengal for the final phase of the national elections by a day and said it is a "classic case of breakdown of the constitutional machinery".


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