Top Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi took a jibe at the BJP in a video message for the people of Golakganj, Sarukhetri and Barpeta in Assam.
Hitting back at the BJP over the Congress’ 5 guarantees for Assam, Priyanka Gandhi said that although Chinese products look very beautiful, they don’t come with a guarantee and doesn’t run for a long time.
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi said: “Only Chinese products don’t come with a guarantee. Although they look very beautiful, they don’t run properly in the long run”.
Be it Golakganj, or Sarukhetri, or Barpeta, large crowds gathered at the rallies of the Congress party in Assam on Friday, where Priyanka Gandhi was scheduled to address.
Although Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi couldn’t visit Assam on Friday, people in large numbers turned up for the election rallies of the Congress party in the constituencies of Goalpara East, Golakganj and Sarukhetri.
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi’s visit to Assam was cancelled on Friday as she has to go into isolation following her husband Robert Vadra testing positive for COVID-19.
However, Priyanka Gandhi sent a video message for the people of the three constituencies, where the Congress leaders was stated to address rallies.
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Earlier, Priyanka Gandhi slammed the BJP over the recovery of EVMs from the vehicle of a BJP candidate in Assam.
Priyanka Gandhi said: “Every time there is an election videos of private vehicles caught transporting EVM’s show up. Unsurprisingly they have the following things in common:
- The vehicles usually belong to BJP candidates or their associates.
- The videos are taken as one off incidents and dismissed as aberrations.
- The BJP uses its media machinery to accuse those who exposed the videos as sore losers.
The fact is that too many such incidents are being reported and nothing is being done about them. The EC needs to start acting decisively on these complaints and a serious re-evaluation of the use of EVM’s needs to be carried out by all national parties.”
Priyanka Gandhi further tweeted: “Election Commission’s vehicle broke down and out of the blue another vehicle comes to the rescue. The vehicle belongs to a BJP candidate. And our innocent election officials take a ride in that vehicle.
“Dear EC, What’s the matter? Can you come up with a clarification in this issue?”