What has Congress done to eradicate poverty in 60 years rule: Nitin Gadkari

Vastavam web: Taking a swipe at the proposed Nyay scheme of the Congress, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari Tuesday asked what the party has done to eradicate poverty in its 55-60 years rule. He appealed to the people to strengthen Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hands and bring him back to power to continue the developmental works.

“The Congress ruled the country for 55-60 years with Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi and Manmohan Singh as prime ministers. What did they do to eradicate poverty? Now Rahul Gandhi speaking about giving (the poor) Rs 6,000 per month,” the Union Road Transport and Water Resources Minister said while addressing an election rally here.

Urging the people to vote for BJP’s Dhanbad Lok Sabha constituency P N Singh to strengthen the hands of Modi, the Union minister said the government has no dearth of money in doing developmental works.