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Rahul, Priyanka, Scindia rally in Agra

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and party general secretaries and on Monday launched a scathing attack on the and during a road show in

Addressing the gathering in Jarar Mandi in Bah tehsil, around 70 km from city, said: "The public resources are being spent on massive publicity campaigns. From to radio and TV, there was publicity for the BJP everywhere."

"No one seemed concerned about unemployed youth or the plight of the poor farmers," she said.

"Whoever raised basic issues, was dubbed as anti-national. If the BJP was concerned about 'nationalism' why institutions that strengthened nationalism were being eroded," she questioned.

"The NYAY scheme would empower the poor," Priyanka said.

Lashing out at the BJP, raised three issues -- employment for youth, loan waivers for farmers and Rs 15 lakh in the of people -- dubbing them as big lies of the saffron party.

"The demonetisation had badly affected the poor and the farmers," he said.

He also emphasised that whatever the has promised in its manifesto will definitely be implemented.

The also wondered from where the money for all the publicity is coming.

Earlier, Congress candidate from seat demanded to convert the parliamentary constituency into a district along with the establishment of a here.



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First Published: Mon, April 15 2019. 16:52 IST