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Country is electing strong govt & choosing 'India first', than 'family first': PM

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

continued his attack on the Congress, saying the country is electing a strong government and it is choosing "first", than "family first".

He was addressing a poll rally in Chandigarh on Tuesday evening.

"The country is electing a strong government and not a helpless government. It is choosing 'first', than 'family first', not dynasty but development," he said, adding the country was choosing those who hit terrorists in their den.

also used cricket to attack the Congress, saying when the was in power, a tournament was shifted to another country as were being held in

"Is the Lok Sabha election going on in this country or not? Did IPL take place in this country or not," he asked.

He also said that in 2014, the and their "mahamilavati" allies were not been able to digest the mandate given by the people and added that since he assumed power, they had been trying to insult all decisions taken by him.

"During the past five years, they have tried to insult every decision and scheme announced by me. When I announced Swachh Bharat scheme, they said he is talking about toilets from the ramparts of and made fun of me," he said.

The polling for lone Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat will be held in the seventh and final phase of elections on May 19.

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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 19:36 IST
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