Jamshedpur : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called the people of poll bound Jharkhand to give his party a ‘ clear mandate’ in Assembly Elections so that he can provide them with ‘full development’.
Addressing an election rally at Gopal Maidan, Modi said: “I want you to vote for full majority and I assure you that we will together ensure development of the State”. Dressed in white kurta and pyjama he began his address at 11: 39 am.
“I thank the people for clear mandate in Lok Sabha election, after 30 years, India has become important for the world,” said Modi. “We are committed to the overall development of Jharkhand, bring us to power in state with absolute majority.
The people know what kind of demands are made when there is no majority government, “added Modi. He attacked Congress and JMM for encouraging dynasty politics.
Modi said, “ There are parties involved in dynasty politics and are involved in vote bank politics. They are only concerned about their own family interest and are not bothered about the problems of the tribals. When polls are round the corner, some leaders make it a habit to lie because they have nothing else to say”.
He also went on to add that the former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee played an important role in formation of a separate ministry for the welfare of Adivasis.
He said that Jharkhand can become a developed state as it is rich in natural resources, minerals, land and mines. “I want to make Jharkhand number state in the country as it has potential to be amongst the leaders in the country,” said Modi.
Addressing a crowd of more than 20,000 people, Modi said that his Government will not allow anyone to loot and exploit coal in Jharkhand. He expressed concerns that the previous Governments were involved in exploiting natural resources.
“Let me assure the people here that the new policies on coal will not allow anyone to loot coal in Jharkhand. It will help the State to get over Rs 20,000 crore in the next few years which will make it self-sufficient and a prosperous State,” Modi declared addressing people of Steel City.
He said that Jamshedpur is like ‘ Mini India’ and people from across the country lives here. It needs a strong Government so that it can lead the nation towards development.
“We want to make Jharkhand pride of India. It has the potential to provide employment to the youth of the country. We want to develop the State as hub opportunities,” said Modi appealing the people to give a majority Government.
Emphasizing the importance of assembly elections, he said that to children in the age group of 13-14 years who grow up slowly but mature fast between the ages of 13-18 yrs, he said Jharkhand too has entered the stage where it will take off fast and promised to help it grow and become the number one state of the country if BJP was voted to power.