Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed the Parivartan rally at Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh as part of the Bhartiya Janta Party’s UP assembly polls campaign.
During his speech, PM Modi once again attacked opposition for protesting against demonetiosation of old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes. He also recalled the period of Emergency in 1975 when much of the press freedom was curtailed by ruling Congress party.
Here are the top quotes from PM Modi’s speech at Ghazipur’s Parivartan Rally
PM Modi on Ghazipur: (Read live updates here)
#I salute this land(Ghazipur) which gave birth to Vir Abdul Hamid, who taught Pakistan a lesson in 1965 war.
#Ghazipur's leader in 1952 raised the issue of region's poverty to Pandit Nehru, which led to set up of Patel committee: PM Modi
#Will fulfil promises made my eight PMs from UP before me: PM ModiPM Modi on Ghazipur’s development
#Will work towards encouraging corruption free and prosperous vegetable trade from the region
PM Modi in Ghazipur
#Scheme for crop insurance will help scores of farmers: PM ModiPM Modi on demonetisation
#No draught of cash in India, but the problem is that it is in wrong hands: PM Modi
#Sensitive to see common man's problem from demonetisation, trying to abate it as much as possible: PM Modi
#PM Modi demands support during tough decisions
PM Modi attacks Congress:
#I will complete incomplete work of Pandit Nehru, even as his family blames me: PM Modi
#Modi hits out at Congress, recalls 19month long Emergency
PM Modi on link between terrorism and black money:
#Enemy is flooding our nation with these counterfeit notes. We need to put an end to this: PM Modi
#Yes, those against me are strong people. But, I will not be scared of them. I will not leave the path of truth & integrity: PM Modi