With battle for the Lok Sabha elections heating up, the poll campaign by the political parties is gaining momentum. Apparently, Sunday witnessed the face-off among the three most known faces – Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal – as they addressed rallies at Jagraon, Dehradun and Rohtak respectively.
AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal kickstarted his party’s poll campaign for Lok Sabha elections, as he addressed a rally in Rohtak.
Here are the highlights:
# Kejriwal takes a dig at Modi as he asks, “How come a tea seller owns so many helicopters and planes?”
# Who is paying for Narendra Modi’s helicopters, questions Kejriwal
# I have both Mukesh and Anil Ambani’s Swiss account numbers. Does Modi have the guts to bring their money back?: Kejriwal
# There is no provision for RTI in Gujarat. There is one man who sits above Lokayukta in Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi
# Congress has brought the Lokpal Bill, not BJP: Rahul
# BJP is obsessed with power. All they want is a PM of their own: Rahul
# BJP lacks vision about what country should do: Rahul Gandhi
# Rahul takes a dig at Narendra Modi, says, “Anger and arrogance have no place in politics.”
# Politics is about driving peoples’ pain away..Some people are looking to divide the country: Rahul
# People witnessed unity of Uttarakhand when flash floods hit the state: Rahul Gandhi
# The country’s development depends on how much we empower women…There should be a day when women representation should increase to 50 per cent in the Lok Sabha and state assemblies: Rahul
# Sonia Gandhi and our Prime Minister fulfilled the needs of the Army personnel: Rahul Gandhi
# Congress has no intention to implement the ‘one rank one pension’ scheme: Modi.
# During polls, NDA is known as National Democratic Alliance. When we are in the government, it becomes National Development Alliance: Modi.
# I will not go to Centre as a Prime Minister, but I will guard India’s treasury like a security guard….I won’t let any panja (hand) take country’s treasure away: Modi.
# SAD and BJP alliance promote unity, but Congress is troubled with this: Narendra Modi
# Modi invokes the ‘ABCD’ jibe to attack Congress yet again.
# This is Congress’ legacy: A for Adarsh Scam, B for Bofors Scam, C for Coal Scam: Modi.
Amid all the pomp and show for Modi’s rallly, the BJP has not forgotten ‘Modinomics’ to earn some profit. Various merchandise from T-shirts, jackets, coffee mugs to caps have been