Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,24 Apr 2014

Modi no devil who can gulp Cong: Virbhadra

HT Correspondent , Hindustan Times   Shimla, October 26, 2013
First Published: 23:10 IST(26/10/2013) | Last Updated: 23:11 IST(26/10/2013)

Chief minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday asked partymen not to fear Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi saying the BJP prime ministerial candidate was "not a devil" who could "gulp" the Congress.

Advertisement


Virbhadra was addressing partymen at a meeting convened to assess the party's preparations for the Mandi Lok Sabha seat.

"Modi is not a devil who can gulp the Congress," he said, adding that the Congress achieved victory twice when Modi was in-charge for party affairs in Himachal. "A section of the media had referred to Modi as an atom bomb and hydrogen bomb, but the Congress victories just defused the bomb," he said.

Virbhadra also mocked the claims of rapid development being made by Modi in his speeches.

Advertisement
more from India

If Modi comes to power minorities may get suppressed: DMK's star campaigner Khushbu Sundar

She is a star campaigner for the DMK. An actor for more than two decades and now a politician Khushbu Sundar explains why the DMK is not against Hindi, why there wasn’t a 2G ‘scam’, why the Alagiri-Stalin tiff has not affected the party and her reservations about a Narendra Modi government. Excerpts of an interview to Viju Cherian.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved