Jamshedpur : State Bharatiya Janata Party has lashed out Jharkhand�s Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Minister Mannan Mallik for his malicious comments on Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. Mallik allegedly said that Modi is now seeking iron scrap from the people for the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel statue, will one day seek a wife from the common people.The party has condemned apology and
Addressing the media, State BJP spokesperson Amarpreet Singh Kale, said that Congress Minister�s comments is matter of shame for the entire State. He must immediately apologized for it. He said that the Congress Party has lost its sense because of rising popularity of Modi.
�The historic rally of Modi in Ranchi gave a clear indication that the people of Jharkhand want a change in State and Centre too. The rising popularity has sent shivers to Congress Party and the leaders have nothing but to malign the BJP leaders,� noted Kale.
Terming the rally as unprecedented Kale said the party would win all the 14 Lok Sabha seats in the coming elections. �We are confident that we will win all the seats,� said tha senior leader. He went on to add that the rally has mobilized the party workers to keep the momentum going for the general elections.
Kale said that overwhelmed with the tremendous response to the rally, the party has also decided to organise �Thanks Giving� drive from January 7 to 9 across the State. Party will organise different events to thank the people of Jharkhand for their support to the rally.
Kale said price rise and corruption would be the key issues in the Lok Sabha election.
While people had to face intolerable price rise, they could see the politicians amassing huge wealth through corrupt means and enjoying a luxurious life in the UPA rule. The party, will focus on corruption and price rise. Kale said two factors price rise and corruption have been the turning points in the politics of the country.
He said that corruption in all levels of administration during the reign of Congress rule crippled the administration, while, price rise has affected all sections of people. He pointed out that the Congress Government hoodwinked the people and no effective steps were taken to control price rise.