Rahul said, “Narendra Modi ji gives tall speeches, (saying that he) wants to change the country, (and that) nothing happened in 70 years... Narendra Modi came and he began work in India. This is their mentality, their thinking.”
BJP MP Narayan Rane announced that he has decided to contest the Lok Sabha poll independently. The announcement came a day after state CM Devendra Fadnavis and Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil held seat-sharing talks with Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray
Panneerselvam, who is also the Deputy Chief Minister, said the AIADMK was continuing talks with national and state parties on stitching an alliance for the Parliamentary polls, but did not name any party.
Addressing a huge rally at Dharampur taluka in Valsad district, Rahul said, “Farmers are saying that Prime Minister please waive our loans. But the PM and Arun Jaitley said that they will not waive their loans. On the other hand, Rs 3.5 lakh crore loans of Anil Ambani, Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi, Vijay Mallya have been waived.”
PM Modi in Rudrapur HIGHLIGHTS: Under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Farmers' Welfare Scheme, multi-purpose loans of up to one lakh rupees will be made available to farmers at low interest rates of two per cent.