Dispelling the influence that recent searches by using the Income-Tax department were politically prompted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the law is identical for all, and his residence should also be searched if he has completed something wrong.
Addressing a public meeting here in Madhya Pradesh, he targeted the Congress on corruption, announcing it committed the “Tughlaq Road election scam,” whose money changed into getting used for the ballot marketing campaign using its leader Rahul Gandhi.
Referring to current I-T raids on the premises of aides of Madhya Pradesh’s Congress Chief Minister Kamal Nath, Modi said, “They are crying that why had been they focused by the businesses. But they have been raided as they indulged in wrongdoing.”
If Modi is located to do such things, then he must also now not be spared,” he in addition stated.
The Central Board of Direct Taxes had said the branch has additionally detected a path of Rs 20 crore suspect coins allegedly being moved to the “headquarters of a first-rate political celebration in Delhi” from the residence of an important individual, who lives on Tughlaq Road, domestic to many VIPs.
After the raids, a Congress leader in Madhya Pradesh had accused the BJP-led relevant government of targeting opposition leaders for “political vendetta.”
“Modi tum virodhi dal Avalon ko Kyon raid Karte ho…Mudda yeh Nahi hai par it Sara paisa Kahan se nikla (Why is Modi targeting the ones in the opposition. But this isn’t a problem. The factor is from wherein has so much cash come),” he said.
Continuing his attack at the Congress, the PM stated, “Ek to chori parse seenajori (They indulge in theft and then increase their voice too).”
“Agar Modi bhi gadbad Kar Raha hai to use Ghar bhi raid panda chahiye, kanoon sake Liye saman hona chahiye (If Modi does something incorrectly, then his residence must additionally be raided. Law need to stay same for all).”
Slamming Kamal Nath without naming him, Modi said cash sent by the Centre under distinctive schemes, inclusive of offering nutritious food to pregnant ladies, is being swindled by the Congress authorities in Madhya Pradesh.
“This stolen cash is being sent to Tughlaq Road, in which the bungalow of a massive Congress leader is positioned, and from there it is routed to the area of `naamdar’ (apparently relating to Gandhi) for investment his electioneering,” Modi said.
Talking about the Congress rule inside the state, he stated the Kamal Nath government has resorted to electricity cuts to halving power bills of customers.
“This is an instance of ways they characteristic,” he said, caution human beings no longer to vote for the Congress inside the Lok Sabha polls. Modi stated cash allotted by the vital government for farmers in Madhya Pradesh was yet to reach the beneficiaries.
He accused the Nath dispensation of now not sharing with the Centre the listing of farmers requiring help. Taking a jibe on the MP chief minister, Modi said possibly Nath changed into “too busy” to percentage the listing with the Centre because of his Switzerland visit and political grooming of his son (who’s contesting Lok Sabha election).
He criticized Congress for the way it had handled terrorism even as in energy and remarked that the approach to address the threat has changed underneath the NDA government.
“The present authorities may not spare any terrorists and will hit them via getting into in their region,” the PM stated.
Modi said he, on his own, will not be able to root out the menace of terrorism and sought human beings’ help with the aid of way of their votes to perform the project.
He requested the folks from a number of the competition wanting to be the PM to wipe out terrorism. When they chanted his call in response, Modi stated it is not him; however, their “one vote” could assist wipe out terrorism.
Modi also hit out at Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, saying the latter had insulted foot soldiers together with his suggested observation that only folks who cannot manipulate two square food an afternoon are searching for jobs in the militia.
He took potshots at “the ones from the competing parties aspiring to end up the following top minister.” They have already ordered their tailors for brand spanking new attires, he brought.