"Modi ji did not publicly speak a single word on Dokalam during his visit to China". The meaning was clear - without Mr Modi, there is no credible leader in the BJP-RSS.
Terming the Congress President as "Naamdaar", PM Modi said that he would not know about the "Kaamdaars" as the Congress had nothing but contempt for the poor and the labourers of India whereas the BJP believed in democracy and democratic ideals. As many as 15 rallies are planned in the state and BJP targetted Congress and they aim to unseat Congress from power. "This is something which Prime Minister Modi and the BJP leadership should learn from the Congress", the Congress chief said while addressing "Jan Akrosh Rally" in Delhi's Ramlila Maidan. I only ask one question - are you happy?
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The Bharatiya Janata Party, however, defended Goyal, saying it was a Congress attempt to attack Goyal on "baseless, malicious and incorrect" accusations.
As per the Indian Express reported, PM Modi has a program for a tentative schedule and has been drawn up for 15 rallies.
The next day, the DGCA has set up a two-member panel to probe the technical snag in the plane even as Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said appropriate action would be taken if anyone was found wanting after the opposition party alleged foul play. "I respect differences of opinion and will protect any dissenters".
The well-attended rally at Ram Lila maidan came nearly a year before the next Lok Sabha polls and signalled Gandhi's intention to build up electoral momentum with sharp attacks on Modi and his government. "They tore off ordinances and disrespected him", he said. "I have directed an investigation into the matter so that we can prosecute the ones responsible at the earliest", he said, adding that examinations officials "must have done it for convenience because the number of constables was high". "Modi said that after they came to power they electrified 39 villages, in four years of Congress government just two villages were electrified", he said. "But then I thought I have to go to Kailash and now I seek permission from all of you... to do that after the polls in Karnataka", he said.