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Modi lies, I don't: Rahul

IANS  |  Rae Bareli 

on Thursday targeted and said that the lies through his teeth even after reciting God's name; Gandhi, on the other hand, fulfils his promises.

Addressing a large public meeting here, the said he has kept his promise of loan waiver to farmers in Madhya Pradesh, and after his party came to power in December 2018. However, Modi never thought about the crisis that farmers faced and has been too busy pampering his "15-20 industrialist friends".

"wrote off Rs 3.5 lakh crore loans to his 15-20 friends, but never gave a single rupee loan waiver to farmers who toil day and night," said.

He said if his party formed the next government in Uttar Pradesh, then it would replicate the food processing units that have started coming up in Madhya Pradesh, where took charge only a month back.

Once the Congress comes to power at the Centre, it would "bring back to all the development projects that have been snatched away from the parliamentary constituency of his mother by Narendra Modi", he added.

is the Lok Sabha constituency of Congress Sonia But in the next election Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who was appointed in-charge of eastern Uttar Pardesh on Wednesday, might contest from the seat.

He also appointed as the western in-charge.

Gandhi also raked up demonetisation, Rafale deal and Goods and Services Tax (GST) issues, and said that the has destroyed the small businesses with its policies.



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First Published: Thu, January 24 2019. 15:28 IST