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KCR scared of Modi because of corruption: Rahul

IANS  |  Hyderabad 

on Monday alleged that Telangana was scared of because of his corruption.

Addressing a series of election rallies in Telangana, he also claimed that was running the through remote control.

"As has and at his disposal, is afraid of him," Gandhi told a road show in while campaigning with and

Alleging that the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief received kickbacks in irrigation projects, the said it was because of this corruption that he was not able to stand up to Modi and supported the BJP on every bill and in the election of and Vice President.

Gandhi said owed an explanation to the people of Telangana as to why he backed Modi on demonetization and GST when both the measures caused misery to the people.

"Wherever Modi speaks, he criticizes me, ridicules me and my family but he speaks nothing against KCR. This shows they are hand in glove," he said.

Gandhi, who also addressed rallies in Tandur and Gadwal earlier, said the Congress-led People's Front will break the KCR-Modi partnership in elections.

He described the TRS and (MIM) as Modi's "B" and "C" teams. "We will defeat B and C teams in this election. Next year we will defeat A team."

Gandhi said when Telangana state was formed, people had dreamt of 'golden Telangana' but only the family of KCR has turned 'golden'.

Stating that when Telangana was formed it had Rs 17,000 crore surplus budget but in five years KCR increased it to Rs 2.5 lakh crore. "Every family has a debt burden of Rs 2.5 lakh but the income of the Chief Minister's son has gone up by 400 percent."



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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 18:58 IST