Kanyakumari: Escalating his assault on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday claimed the nation’s temper right now is “clearly towards the politics of nepotism and entitlement” and alleged the “high-handed” grand previous social gathering “doesn’t perceive native sensibilities”.
Throwing gentle on the truth that Congress invoked Article 356 a number of occasions, Prime Minister Modi mentioned each the DMK and AIADMK governments in Tamil Nadu had been dismissed by the grand previous social gathering previously.
“Having Congress, therefore, in any coalition meant having a excessive handed ally that doesn’t perceive native sensibilities,” he mentioned whereas addressing a public rally in Tamil Nadu’s Kanyakumari earlier within the day.
Prime Minister Modi alleged the opposition has diminished itself to a “dynastic membership”.
“All they need is safe positions of their very own youngsters, grandchildren and they don’t seem to be bothered about your little children,” he mentioned asserting his social gathering and authorities focuses on improvement.
“We imagine the sweat of each Indian makes the nation, not 4 generations of 1 or two dynasties,” he added.
Prime Minister Modi emphasised that his authorities doesn’t see folks’s caste or religion earlier than serving them.
“Our ideology is ‘sab ka saath, sab ka vikaas and sab ka viswaas’ and on the root of this mantra lay the spirit of compassion in the direction of everybody. Our authorities doesn’t see folks’s caste, creed or religion earlier than serving them. Ours is a authorities for everybody,” he mentioned whereas addressing a public rally to marketing campaign for Pon Radhakrishnan – the Bharatiya Janata Social gathering (BJP) candidate for the by-poll to the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha seat.
Highlighting his authorities’s efforts up to now, Prime Minister Modi mentioned the ruling dispensation on the Centre did every thing attainable to convey safely again dwelling the nurses from Kerala once they had been kidnapped whereas working in Iraq.
“Equally, Father Alexis Premkumar, who belonged to Tamil Nadu and Father Tom from Kerala, had been safely rescued from Afghanistan and Yemen. Let those that imagine in battle additional it. We imagine in compassion and we’ll all the time serve the folks with that spirit,” he added.
Prime Minister Modi additional mentioned round 5 lakh folks from Tamil Nadu stranded overseas had been introduced again safely via the ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ final 12 months when the Covid-19 pandemic struck.
“Whereas bringing them again, we by no means noticed what’s their caste, what holy e book they learn, what do they do…They’re the folks of India and we stand prepared to assist them,” PTI quoted the Prime Minister as saying.
Prime Minister Modi additionally used the event to succeed in out to members of the farming neighborhood.
Vowing to guard the fishermen’s pursuits, he mentioned no Tamil fishermen is at present in Sri Lankan custody.
“The DMK supported UPA, left the fishermen to their very own destiny. I guarantee the fishermen that their security is the NDA’s precedence,” mentioned Prime Minister Modi.
“We ensured the discharge of fishermen from Sri Lanka. This consists of 40 fishermen and 4 boats from Tamil Nadu. At present no Indian fishermen is in Sri Lankan custody,” he added. Prime Minister Modi additionally reached out to the farmers stating his authorities is delicate to their calls for and that was why the farm sector was being modernised to make sure extra credit score and higher markets.
By-poll for the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency can be held on April 6 together with the elections in 234 meeting constituencies in Tamil Nadu.