Prime Minister Modi on Thursday launched a scathing assault on the Congress and its former president Rahul Gandhi for his comment that there was no fisheries ministry at the Centre. Speaking at a gathering in Puducherry, days after the Congress-led authorities collapsed in the Union Territory, PM Modi mentioned he was shocked to know that the previous Congress chief was unaware in regards to the ministry which was arrange by his authorities in 2019 itself.
“I used to be completely shocked to listen to a Congress chief come and say they need to begin a fisheries ministry as a result of there is none. The fact is that it already exists. It was arrange in 2019 by the NDA authorities,” PM Modi mentioned.
PM Modi went on to match the Congress with the British. “Congress has a policy of divide, lie, and rule. Their leaders have a behavior of pitching area towards area,” PM Modi mentioned in an obvious reference to Rahul Gandhi’s latest ‘north-south’ politics comment.
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Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a number of key initiatives in Puducherry the place election is due April/May.
He is on a one-day go to to poll-bound Puducherry and Tamil Nadu on Thursday to put basis stone for varied initiatives.
“If you ask me to share my manifesto for Puducherry, I’ll say – I need Puducherry to be the Best. NDA needs to make Puducherry the BEST. By BEST, I imply — B for enterprise hub, E for schooling hub, S for non secular hub, and T for tourism hub,” PM Modi mentioned.
He participated in the inspiration stone laying ceremony for 4 initiatives together with the four-laning of part of National Highway 45-A which connects the union territory of Puducherry to Tamil Nadu. The price of the 56-km lengthy Sattanathapuram-Nagapattinam challenge will probably be about Rs 2,426 crore.
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