Shimla, 24 April, 2019-Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that the Congress party will be wiped out in the Lok Sabha elections whereas BJP is all set to win and form the government once again under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Realising this, the Congress leaders are baffled and making silly statements. The Chief Minister was addressing a massive public meeting after filing of nomination paper by BJP candidate Ram Swaroop Sharma at Mandi today from Mandi Parliamentary Constituency.
He said that the Congress leaders are trying to mislead the people of the country by misleading the people but the people have already made up their minds to support the BJP in these elections for betterment of the country. He said that the people of the country are well aware that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has elevated the name of India in the world and today the country stands in the leading line of developed countries. He said that during the ten years of its tenure, the Congress government was involved in scandals worth lakh of crores rupees and the development was totally stuck.
Jai Ram Thakur said that former Congress government compromised with the security of the country and adopted soft attitude against the terrorists due to which many terrorist attacks occurred in which hundreds of people lost their lives. He said that the country does not want such a weak leadership but a strong leadership which can be given only by Narendra Modi.
The Chief Minister said that in response to the terrorist attacks in Udi and Pulwama, the Modi government responded by making surgical and air strikes and made it clear that India will reply strongly against those who raise eye on unity and integrity of the nation. He said that Modi government has taken historic steps to end corruption and terrorism. The country needs such a strong government again, so BJP candidates from the state should be given full support by all.
Jairam Thakur said that BJP high command has given tickets to leaders having honest image for all the four Lok Sabha seats of the state and that is why the BJP is getting huge support from the public. He urged the people of Mandi to ensure victory of BJP candidate Ram Swarup Sharma with heavy votes.
On this occasion, the BJP organized a road show in Mandi, in which thousands of people participated.
Cabinet Minister Ramlal Makranda, Govind Thakur, former Chief Ministers Shanta Kumar and Prem Kumar Dhumal, BJP state President Satpal Satti, senior BJP leader Teerath Singh Rawat were also present on this occasion.