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Modi charges Cong with 'Tughlaq Road Chunav Ghotala'

Press Trust of India  |  Kendukona (Assam) 

Thursday slammed the for indulging in corruption and said a new scam "Tughlaq Road Chunav Ghotala" by it has come to the fore.

In the new scam crores of rupees meant for nutrition of poor children and expectant mothers have been seized even even as old cases og corruption against it are still on, he told an rally here.

The "naamdari parivar" (famed family) is engaged in corruption and has made it a way a life for which its members are now on bail, but they call the "chowkidar a chor", he said.

"There is a Tughlaq Road in and there is a bungalow there where a big leader lives. During the last few days, a game involving several crores of rupees is being played. Sack loads of currency notes are being recovered from those people who are connected with this bungalow," he said.

"This is the Tughlaq Road Chunav Ghotala and indulges in corruption to win elections ... If they do not loot, how will they fight elections ?

"It is a sin to vote for such people," said adding has compromised the security of the nation by demanding proof of attack on terrorist camps in

Criticising the Congress for indulging in politics, said had it wanted they could have solved the problems in and after the 1971 Indo-Pak war. "But they kept the issues burning deliberately for their vested interests."

The Congress allowed infiltration to ensure that their remained intact.

"But this chowkidar will ensure that infiltration is stopped to protect the interests of the people of and North East ... We will ensure Indo-Bangla border fencing is completed soon, that there are no names of foreigners in the National Register of Citizens and no genuine Indians are left out," he added.

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 15:50 IST