Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP at a celebration rally with brother Rahul Gandhi, elevating the deaths through the second wave of COVID-19 and rising costs.
“What did the BJP do through the first wave of COVID-19? The celebration was liable for the shortage of oxygen cylinders,” she mentioned concerning the deaths through the second wave lots of which had been due to the shortage of ample medical provides like oxygen.
She additionally took on the BJP’s frequent cost that the Congress had performed little for India throughout its rule after Independence 74 years in the past, asking, “What did the (BJP) authorities do in Amethi for seven years? There was one-sided growth solely in BJP’s favour.”
She additionally mentioned that folks had been struggling due to the rising costs and demanded why junior Dwelling Minister Ajay Mishra Teni, whose son has been accused of killing protesting farmers, has not been sacked but. The BJP has been “spreading an internet of lies” ever since they shaped the federal government each on the centre and the state, she mentioned.
Ms Gandhi Vadra additionally made guarantees starting from waiving loans for all farmers and producing 20 lakh jobs if her celebration was voted to energy within the meeting elections within the state due early subsequent yr.
“Congress will waive off loans for all farmers and small businessmen, half the electrical energy payments, give employment to twenty lakh youth and Rs 25,000 to all of the households who suffered on account of COVID-19,” she mentioned.
“In case of illness, the federal government will present healthcare of Rs 10 lakh. To politically empower ladies, 40 per cent of tickets might be given to them. Woman college students will get smartphones and scooty to empower them and for his or her safety,” she mentioned including the current authorities has led individuals astray.
Ms Gandhi and her brother’s rally in Amethi noticed an enormous turnout and was carefully watched on condition that it had been a Congress bastion for years with Rahul Gandhi representing the constituency for 15 years in Lok Sabha earlier than he was defeated in 2019. He gained from Wayanad in Kerala from the place he had concurrently contested from.