Suggestions of early polls Opposition propaganda,says Kumari Selja

Terming suggestions of mid-term elections as Opposition propaganda,Union Minister Kumari Selja on Saturday said that the Lok Sabha elections will only be held after the present UPA government completes its tenure.

Written by Express News Service | Published:June 23, 2013 4:25 am

Terming suggestions of mid-term elections as Opposition propaganda,Union Minister Kumari Selja on Saturday said that the Lok Sabha elections will only be held after the present UPA government completes its tenure.

Addressing the media at her residence in Ambala,she further asserted that the UPA government at the Centre faces no threat. She added that the Congress will form the government for the third time under the leadership of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. Kumari also said that the Modi effect will not affect the Congress’ poll prospects and added that it has instead caused internal rift within the BJP.

On the natural calamity in Uttarakhand and parts of Himachal Pradesh,Selja expressed her sadness over the devastation and said that she was very pained at the Kedarnath tragedy in which hundreds have died.

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