Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gained clear majority in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh while it lost in Telangana. Results to 40-legislative member assembly of Mizoram were declared today where Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) emerged as the leading party.
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Piyush Goyal said on Sunday that the people once again showered their blessings on Prime Minister Narendra Modi following winning streak of BJP in 3 of four states whose election results were
Piyush Goyal said, “On PM Modi’s guarantee, the people from the four states have once again given their blessings to PM Modi. If you look at it closely, this is not an ordinary win.”
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He further mentioned each state where BJP rose to power and said, “In Madhya Pradesh, the BJP has received a historic lead. In Rajasthan, all trends were left behind and BJP won with an absolute majority. We were written off in Chhattisgarh but BJP registered a fabulous victory there.”
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He further added that in last assembly election in Telangana BJP managed to secure only one seat. However this year the number mutiplied by many times that serves as an indication of growing support for BJP in the state. He said, “In Telangana as well, the BJP won just one seat last time but going from one seat to double digits makes it clear that the faith of people in PM Modi is increasing day after day. People have understood that PM Modi does what he says.”
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When he was asked about Congress’ allegations about tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) , Goyal said that it is unfortunate that Congress is so devoid of agenda and is identifying as bad losers once again.
“The political and election system of India is appreciated globally. Maybe Congress does not want the country to be appreciated, which is unfortunate but I think that all this (EVM tampering allegations) is a topic of mockery among people and nothing else,” Piyush Goyal said.
Congress secured victory over its closest contender Bharat Rashtra Samithi in Telangana for the first time in India’s youngest state for the past 10 years as BRS has been in power since its inception.
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Updated: 04 Dec 2023, 12:54 PM IST