Vastavam web: Rajasthan Congress president Sachin Pilot on Saturday said the BJP had failed to tell people during the Lok Sabha election what had it done for them in the last five years and exuded confidence that his party would sweep the state by winning all the 25 Lok Sabha seats in the ongoing polls.
“Poll campaigns should be run on the issues of governance, investment etc. The Congress carried out a positive election campaign, unlike the BJP, which did not show its report card. No leader of the BJP is ready to talk about jobs, which is the core issue,” the Rajasthan deputy chief minister told reporters at the party office here.
“There is a wave in favour of the Congress and we are going to accomplish our target of ‘Mission 25’ (winning all the 25 Lok Sabha seats in Rajasthan),” he added.
Pilot said there was a new low in politics and the vocabulary used by politicians during the campaign, which was a cause of concern. “Those occupying top positions in the government are setting negative examples for the new generation,” he said. Polling for 12 Lok Sabha seats in Rajasthan will be held on May 6. Thirteen seats in the state had gone to the polls on April 29 and the results will be announced on May 23.