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MP bypolls: 'It's not Cong or BJP, it's between Shivraj and me': Scindia

On the other hand, CM Shivraj Chouhan said, "Give us five months, the people of the region would see the development of five years"

ANI  |  Mungaoli (Madhya Pradesh) 

Jyotiraditya Scindia, Congress leader
Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia | Photo: PTI

said that the upcoming by-election in the state is not a selection between the and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), rather the people have to choose between Chief and him.

Leaving no stone unturned to sweep the upcoming by-polls in the state, the asked the people to make a choice between the two.

"The selection is not between Congress and BJP; it is between Shivraj and me. Now the people have to decide what they want or Chouhan," said.

Scindia, while participating in a road show on Wednesday, further hit at the ruling party in the state and accused the of ignoring the region for last 14 years.

"No was seen here for past 14 years. But after the death of MLA Mahendra Singh, the government is so interested in as if it is going to be capital of instead of Bhopal," he said.

Scindia's roadshow crossed 30 villages of this constituent assembly.

On the other hand, the Chief also paid a visit to the constituent to garner the support of the people.

Interacting with the people, Chouhan credited his party for bringing development in the state.

"Only brought development in Madhya Pradesh, while the Congress party did nothing for the public," the said.

He even assured that development would be their prime agenda if they came to power in the region.

"Give us five months, the people of the region would see the development of five years", Chouhan said.

Chouhan's roadshow crossed at least 40 villages of Assembly.

With few days left for by-polls in and assembly seats, the and the Congress have intensified their campaigning.

First Published: Thu, February 22 2018. 10:57 IST