Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday slammed the Congress saying the party has lost the trust of its own leaders and now looking at rebels from other parties. Addressing a rally in Raitt district of Himachal Pradesh, PM Modi said the Congress has left the election results in the state to fate. “No senior Congress leader came here to campaign. They have already left the field leaving everything on fate,” he said.
Himachal Pradesh elections 2017 live updates:
4: 23 pm: The common people want to lead a life of dignity. We are committed to protect the interests of poor and middle class: PM Modi
4:21 pm: Talking of honesty, the people of India will not trust Congress in the coming 100 years, says Narendra Modi.
4: 00 pm: During the 10 years of UPA, we only heard about scams and corruption. But today things have changed: PM Modi
3: 58 pm: These elections are not only about forming a government but building a ‘Bhavya’ & ‘Divya’ Himachal, comments PM Narendra Modi.
2:43 pm: Himachal Pradesh has immense scope for development and hence I urge people to turn out and vote in large numbers on 9th November, says PM Modi.
2:42 pm: There was maximum development in Himachal Pradesh when Atal Ji was in Delhi & Dhumal Ji was here in Himachal. You have a chance again, PM Modi said.
2:35 pm: “People who were habitual looters & have had to return their loot today won’t let me be at peace. Even you know that,” the Prime Minister said, addressing a crowd in Raitt district of Himachal Pradesh.
2:30 pm Speaking about Congress plans to launch a black day drive on November 8, the anniversary of demonetisation move, PM Modi said, “They’re going to celebrate 8 Nov as black day & burn my effigies. They don’t know Modi is disciple of Sardar Patel & won’t be cowed down.”
2:26 pm: “Congress is getting the fruits of its sins. If people are angry today, it is due to its own deeds,” says PM Modi
2:20 pm: There should not be even one polling booth where Congress-named termite survives, PM Modi said.
2:05 pm: I have heard that Congress has lost the trust of it’s own leaders and is looking for rebels in other parties: PM Narendra Modi in HP’s Raitt
2:00 pm: No senior Congress leader came here to campaign. They have already left the field leaving everything on fate: PM Modi in Himachal’s Raitt