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UP polls 2017: PM Narendra Modi seeks to puncture ‘kaam bolta hai’ slogan of Akhilesh Yadav

"Akhileshji says 'kaam bolta hai' (work speaks for itself). Even a child here knows that it is your 'karnama' (misdeed) which is speaking for you," Modi told an election rally here.

By: PTI | Badaun | Updated: February 11, 2017 5:35 pm
Narendra modi, UP election 2017, Uttar Pradesh elections 2017, Modi Akhilesh Yadav, Rahul gandhi, Akhilesh yadav, Samajwadi party Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at an election rally in Haridwar on Friday. (Source: PTI)

Taking a dig at Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s “kaam bolta hai” slogan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it was the SP leader’s “karnama” (misdeed) which spoke for him. Modi, who has stepped up his attack on Akhilesh in recent days, also said that the Chief Minister is to be blamed if people of the state which he ruled for five years do not see ‘achche din’.

“Akhileshji says ‘kaam bolta hai’ (work speaks for itself). Even a child here knows that it is your ‘karnama’ (misdeed) which is speaking for you,” Modi told an election rally here. “Akhilesh asks whether ‘achhe din’ have come,” Modi said referring to the SP leader’s frequent jibe at Modi over his 2014 poll slogan of “achhe din’ (good days). “He is the chief minister for the past five years and if people tell him that it has not come, he is responsible…it is BSP and Congress which is responsible.”

The Prime Minister, who has been targeting the SP-Congress alliance, charged that the “two families” have come together in the state to hide their failures. “Lohia was against Congress and his disciples who followed ideals of Lohia, came forward and embraced Congress…I have no problem who you embrace, but you tell people as to what you have done for them.

“In state elections, why must the old government not give its report card…wherever they are going they have only one thing to say. Ask what Modi has said or done…this will be decided by the people in 2019… you give your account first,” Modi said. He also asked why Akhilesh “who had branded Mayawati government as corrupt” and had promised to send to jail the guilty had not acted against them.

“Officials close to Mayawati and facing serious corruption charges were given more important posts after a drama of two-three months and doors were opened for more corruption…. What kind of officials were posted in Noida?” Modi asked. Stressing that all the political parties opposed to each other were together on the issue of corruption, Modi said both Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav had never been one of any issue but both were angry with him on his note ban decision.

“Why are they so angry with me? …Mayawati and Mulayam Singh who were opposed to each other, came together on one issue when I waged a war on black money as they found that the ground was slipping under their feet,” Modi said.

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  1. B
    Feb 11, 2017 at 10:30 pm
    Rss bjp only talk about development to fool us. Here is the reality.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;jungle Raj in Rss bjp ruled stateslt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;KG basin scam by modi for 10,000 coreslt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Sahara Birla diaries NAME modi receiving bribeslt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradeshlt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;60 MURDERED to cover up Vyapam scamlt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;MP is rape capital of indialt;br/gt; lt;br/gt;Rajasthan is 2nd rape capital of Indialt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Jat riots in Haryana lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Modi's consuency of varanasi is hub of human trafficking and prosutionlt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Demonization cost India lakh of cores in losses and Modi still hasn't said what we achieved with experiment.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;The guy who declared 13,000 cores is out Scott free and small time traders are hared.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Indian are at the border defending us from external enemies but Rss bjp Modi has managed to kill 100 Indians from inside with demonatisation. lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Now bjp leader arrested for being ISI agent.
    1. F
      Feb 11, 2017 at 5:06 pm
      SP has only won by instilling fear of Hindu in Muslim. Same as BSP AND CONGRESSlt;br/gt;Only BJP talk for everyone lt;br/gt;My support for modiji
      1. H
        Feb 11, 2017 at 10:59 pm
        1. S
          Feb 11, 2017 at 12:57 pm
          YOU ARE RIGHT.
          1. S
            Feb 11, 2017 at 4:59 pm
            Ur own gujrati peiple r going to throw u out what u did for gujrat first explain pl reply to uddhav thackrsy charges first deposit 15 lakh in each citizen a/c first u promises wrre all fake and u r one of the biggest pheku it is the democracy which have made u pm u r destroying all the democratic insutions u destro planning commission u have finished rti act u r trying to dostroy high court and supreme court u r trying to finish loksabha and rajyasabha u r yrying to make cbi nia ed,@ur puppet ur also trying to finish the homeministry by making them obey ur unconsutional orders it is matter of time people of up and india will send u in dustbin of history jai hind jai democracy
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