Rahul, Priyanka, Scindia rally in Agra

Spread the love

Rahul, Priyanka, Scindia rally in Agra

Agra: Congress President Rahul Gandhi and party general secretaries Priyanka Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia on Monday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a road show in Agra.

Addressing the gathering in Jarar Mandi in Bah tehsil, around 70 km from Agra city, Priyanka Gandhi said: “The public resources are being spent on massive publicity campaigns. From food packets to radio and TV, there was publicity for the BJP everywhere.”

“No one seemed concerned about unemployed youth or the plight of the poor farmers,” she said.

“Whoever raised basic issues, was dubbed as anti-national. If the BJP was concerned about ‘nationalism’ why institutions that strengthened nationalism were being eroded,” she questioned.

“The NYAY scheme would empower the poor,” Priyanka said.

Lashing out at the BJP, Rahul Gandhi raised three issues — employment for youth, loan waivers for farmers and Rs 15 lakh in the bank accounts of people — dubbing them as big lies of the saffron party.

“The demonetisation had badly affected the poor and the farmers,” he said.

He also emphasised that whatever the Congress has promised in its manifesto will definitely be implemented.

The Congress President also wondered from where the money for all the publicity is coming.

Earlier, Congress candidate from Fatehpur Sikri Lok Sabha seat Raj Babbar demanded to convert the parliamentary constituency into a district along with the establishment of a Sainik School here.

Spread the love

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here