UP Elections 2017: No party can hold back BJP, PM Modi at Aligarh rally

In Aligarh, PM takes a jibe at Akhilesh, says he took Congress assistance to survive

As the Uttar Pradesh is all set to go for polling, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing a rally in Aligarh. After taking the charge of the office, this is PM Modi’s first visit to the city.

Here’s what he said during the rally:

  • In Aligarh PM mocks at Akhilesh, says he took Congress assistance to survive
  • Uttar Pradesh will go to polls in seven phases, between Feb 11- March 8, which will be followed by counting on March 11.
  • I have wagged a war at against corruption.
  • It’s clear people want change.
  • I have waged a war against corruption, says PM
  • Our government plugging loopholes.
  • We have shown the way in fighting graft.
  • Aligarh’s famous locks are now used to lock factories in Aligarh itself because the govt in Lucknow doesn’t provide electricity
  • VIKAS (Development) for me is V for Vidyut (electricity), K for Kanoon (law) and S for Sadak (roads): PM Modi in Aligarh.
  • Undertook this fight against corruption so that people esp the poor and youth get their rightful & money can be used for their welfare.
  • No party can hold back BJP.
  • Corruption eating away jobs.
  • Government in UP has failed people.
  • Centre working on job creation.
  • for once you oust politicians who shelter gundas, the safety of women will be ensured automatically.
  • We linked Aadhar to Bank accounts.
  • Our aim is to make rural India smoke-free;We’ve launched the Ujjwala Yojana & are providing gas connections to the poor.
  • For 70 yrs, 18000 villages didn’t have electricity; Most cases were from UP; We’ve taken up work of electrification in mission mode.
  • We’ve undertaken welfare measures for sugarcane farmers, but why is it so that UP government has not been able to look after them?
  • In a day  7650 crimes, 24 rapes, 21 rape attempts, 13 murders, 33 kidnappings, 19 riots and 136 thefts happen in UP.