Defense Minister Rajnath Singh hit out at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday for elevating questions on the valor and braveness of Indian troopers.
Mr Gandhi not too long ago stated in Parliament that the variety of casualties on the Indian facet was larger in comparison with the Chinese facet in a battle involving the troopers of the 2 nations in Ladakh’s Galwan valley.
Referring to a current report in an Australian newspaper that claimed that 38-50 Chinese troopers have been killed within the Galwan valley battle, Mr Singh stated, “Rahul Gandhi believes in the newspapers of China and raises questions on the courage and valor of Indian soldiers. It hurts when he misleads the people of the country from Parliament.” The protection minister addressed two rallies right here in help of the BJP candidates within the Kheragarh and Agra Rural constituencies forward of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.
Addressing a rally at Kundol within the Agra Rural constituency, he slammed the Congress, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), alleging that these events are solely after energy, whereas the BJP’s goal is nation constructing.
The picture of the nation has improved on worldwide platforms below the saffron celebration’s rule, Mr Singh stated, including that until 2014, no one took an Indian chief severely in a global discussion board, “but now, the whole world listens when India says something”.
“We have given a clear message to the world that India is not weak anymore. It is now capable of giving a befitting reply to its enemies inside the border or outside.
“I want to remind everybody how our troopers had given befitting replies after the Uri and Pulwama assaults by finishing up a surgical strike and air strikes within the territory of Pakistan,” he said.
Hitting out at the SP, the defense minister said during the party’s rule in Uttar Pradesh, the spirits of the goons were high and even the political circles were dominated by them.
“Under the BJP’s rule, that has modified fully,” he added.
Lauding Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Mr Singh said, “In the final 5 years, the economic system of the state has come as much as occupy the second place within the nation. In the subsequent 5 years, it is going to bag the highest spot.” He praised Adityanath’s efforts on the law-and-order front and said gangsters are being put behind bars now.
“Every family would get faucet water below the Har Ghar Nal scheme. Poor households have gotten therapy below the Ayushman Bharat scheme. We are additionally planning to convey the middle-class households below the ambit of the scheme,” the senior BJP chief stated.