Sports Contest

PM Modi in Chhattisgarh: Congress has destroyed poor for past 55 years, misled country

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 13 March 2019, 02:53 PM
PM Modi in Chhattisgarh LIVE: All good work carried out by our government has been stopped
PM Modi in Chhattisgarh LIVE: All good work carried out by our government has been stopped

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a public rally at Raigarh in Chhattisgarh on Friday. Union minister of state for Steel Vishnudeo Sai and other senior BJP leaders were also present. BJP workers and people from Raigarh and neighbouring districts also attended the meeting.
 
Earlier PM reached state capital Raipur where he was welcomed by state cabinet minister Dr Shiv Kumar Deharia. Later he flew to Raigarh by a helicopter.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was addressing a rally in Chhattisgarh and said that when the new Congress government was formed in Chhattisgarh, 'we also congratulated them that maybe they will implement some new approach for the development of the state. But what they have only done is try to stop the ongoing schemes." Addressing a rally in Chhattisgarh's Raigarh, PM Narendra Modi said that the people of the state must think about the first two decisions taken by the Congress government.  "The first thing they did was to remove Chhattisgarh from Aayushman Bharat and second decision was to not let the CBI enter the state, Why? What are you afraid of?" he said.

Here are the HIGHLIGHTS:

12.46 pm: Most members of the (Gandhi) family are either on bail or have obtained anticipatory bail, says PM.

12.15 pm: I have come amidst you to get a new mandate for a new India, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

12.10 pm: The Congress has only tried to hide the corruption. 

12.08 pm: Congress has destroyed the poor for the past 55 years, misled the country. We instilled hope, confidence in the poor, says PM Modi.

12.05 pm: By opting out of Ayushman Bharat scheme, Congress government in Chhattisgarh has deprived poor of healthcare: PM

12.02 pm: "You should think about the first two decisions that the Congress government has taken. The first thing they did was to remove Chhattisgarh from 'Modicare' and the second decision was to not let the CBI enter the state, Why? What are you afraid of?" asks PM Modi.

11.58 am: When the new government was formed in Chhattisgarh, we also congratulated them that maybe they will implement some new approach for the development of the state. But what they have only done is try to stop the ongoing schemes, the PM said.

11.55 am: All good work carried out by our government has been stopped, says PM.

First Published: Friday, February 08, 2019 12:01 PM
For all the latest Election News Download the News Nation App available on Android and iOS.