In a veiled assault, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday dubbed former union telecom minister A Raja, as an ‘outdated 2G missile’ of the Congress and DMK and slammed him for insulting the mom of Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami and concentrating on Tamil Nadu girls.
In his first ballot rally for the April 6 Meeting polls, Modi alleged it was a part of Congress-DMK tradition to insult girls and the opposition’s ‘anti-women mindset’ prolonged to different states as effectively like West Bengal, the place an aged lady Shova Majumdar misplaced her life.
Whereas NDA’s agenda is improvement, the Congress and DMK have their very own ‘dynasty agenda.’ The speeches of the leaders of those events had nothing optimistic to supply they usually hardly discuss their imaginative and prescient or work and all they do is ‘demean’ others and unfold ‘lies,’ he claimed.
With out naming Raja, Modi in his election rally in Dharapuram stated Congress and DMK have launched their ‘outdated 2G missile’ and this missile has one clear goal, the ladies of Tamil Nadu.
“A couple of days again, this missile was launched by UPA with a transparent order to assault the nari shakti of Tamil Nadu.”
As we speak Congress and DMK have insulted the revered mom of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Okay Palaniswami, he alleged. “God forbid, if they arrive to energy, they are going to insult many different girls of Tamil Nadu.”
Days in the past, in his marketing campaign, Raja allegedly spoke in an offensive, derogatory method over the beginning of Palaniswami and the ruling AIADMK lodged a police grievance and a case has been registered in opposition to him. Raja later apologised for his comment however claimed his phrases had been taken out of context.
Asking Congress and DMK management to regulate their social gathering leaders, the PM stated the ‘proud’ little kids of Tamil Nadu by no means compromised on their beliefs and fought in opposition to injustice, and the folks ‘are noting all the things’ and they might by no means tolerate insult to the ladies of the state.
“The DMK and Congress won’t assure girls empowerment. Of their rule, crime in opposition to girls are up and native strongmen disturb peace.”
One of many marketing campaign strains of the AIADMK is an allegation that DMK is an unruly social gathering and through its regime henchmen rule the roost. Modi alleged, sadly, it was a part of the Congress-DMK tradition to insult girls and when DMK propagandist Dindigul Leoni and likewise that social gathering’s younger ‘crown prince’ (Udhayanidhi Stalin) made ‘horrible’ remarks in opposition to girls, the DMK did nothing to cease them.
He took a swipe on the DMK over dynastic politics, saying the ‘crown prince sidelined many senior leaders of that social gathering.
Additionally, he recalled the notorious episode in Tamil Nadu Meeting on March 25, 1989 when late AIADMK supremo, J Jayalalithaa (then chief of opposition) was attacked allegedly by DMK leaders. He requested the folks to ‘always remember’ that day in 1989 and the therapy meted out to her by the DMK.
The opposition’s anti-women mindset just isn’t restricted to Tamil Nadu, he stated. In West Bengal, an aged girl, Shova Majumdar misplaced her life.
“A couple of weeks in the past, all of us noticed with horror how goons belonging to TMC brutally attacked her simply because her ideology was totally different.” Although this has been within the information for lengthy, he requested if the Congress social gathering confirmed any empathy or its ally the DMK condemned it. Additionally, he questioned if DMK’s ally the Left events condemned such behaviour.
“Did their associates TMC with whom they maintain technique meets in Delhi present any remorse ? No not all. Pindrop silence amongst opposition.”
Impressed by beliefs of nice ‘Andal and Avvaiyar,’ the NDA believed that the progress of society was not full with out girls empowerment.
Goddess Andal is the one lady amongst 12 ‘Alwars,’ who’re revered Vaishnavite saints of Tamil Nadu. Avvaiyar is a saint and Tamil poetess. That is why all authorities schemes had been geared toward strengthening girls, he stated.
He talked about a number of schemes, together with the Swachh Bharat Mission, Ujjwala Yojana and the way these have benefitted girls and below housing plans (PM Awas Yojana) the allotments had been made within the identify of ladies guaranteeing their dignity and empowerment.
The Prime Minister started his speech, by chanting ‘Vetrivel, Veeravel,’ in sync along with his social gathering’s state unit’s ‘tradition’ push.
He additionally spoke of divinity, an outdated temple right here, that attracted folks to this area and the way the area nurtured freedom fighters together with Tirupur Kumaran and Dheeran Chinnamalai.
After a fringe group denigrated ‘Kanda Sashti Kavacham’ hymn in reward of Lord Muruga final 12 months, it led to outrage and an enormous controversy. After the problem was taken up by the BJP these concerned had been arrested.
Since then, the saffron social gathering has embraced the Vetrivel slogan, a struggle cry of olden instances and likewise a main slogan of ‘Hindu Munnani,’ its ideological sibling in Tamil Nadu. BJP’s Tamil Nadu unit president L Murugan is in search of his luck from Dharapuram (Reserved) for the primary time and the social gathering is leaving no stone to make him emerge victorious.
Murugan is credited by partymen for his profitable ‘Vel’ yatra final 12 months in Tamil Nadu, which based on them put the DMK on the backfoot and its chief M Okay Stalin was prompted to pose by holding a ‘Vel.’
The BJP had all alongside alleged ‘Karuppar Koottam’ that denigrated the Kavacham had the DMK’s backing. The Dravidian main had repeatedly reiterated that it was not anti-Hindu and denounced ‘false’ propaganda.