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Gave corruption-free government, will do 'sabka vikas': Shah

IANS  |  Chandigarh 

on Thursday said the party had provided a corruption-free and stable government in and the country, and promised it would ensure 'sabka vikas' (development for all castes and communities).

Addressing the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) 'Yuva Hunkar Rally' at Pandu Pindara village in district, said the BJP's governance model was to ensure equal development for all.

pointed out that was infamous for rampant corruption and maladministration in the tenure of previous governments but the BJP regime, headed by Manohar Lal Khattar, provided a corruption-free and transparent government.

He said the welfare schemes initiated by the Central and the governments were aimed at helping the farmers and the downtrodden.

Thousands of security personnel, including and para-military forces, kept a strict watch at the rally venue, areas surrounding it and district and nearby areas.

BJP ministers and legislators arrived at the venue on motorcycles. The state BJP had asked workers to come to the rally on bikes.

The opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) had threatened to show black flags to the BJP over the issue of non-construction of the SYL (Sutlej-Yamuna Link) canal and failure of the BJP to fulfil the promises made to the people of Haryana.

The police detained INLD leaders and workers in some districts to prevent them from reaching the rally venue, about 200 km from here.

was also detained in town as he was planning to hold a protest.



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First Published: Thu, February 15 2018. 16:06 IST