New Delhi: In a blistering attack on Rahul Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Congress Chief is contesting from Wayanad because he wants to send a message of “appeasement politics”. The Prime Minsiter also termed the Congress scion ‘Naamdaar’.

“Congress’ ‘Naamdaar’ says he his contesting from Wayanad because he wanted to send a message to South. Couldn’t you contest from Trivandrum to give the message? It’s the capital. It’s not a message to South but a msg of appeasement politics, ” PM Modi said while addressing a rally in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram.

The Prime Minister added, “Congress President had to come to Wayanad here to secure his place in Parliament. He says he won’t speak a word against CPI(Marxist). Kerala mein kushti, aur Delhi mein dosti, yahi inka khel hai ( His friendship with CPI(M) is just a facade).”

PM Modi further said that Lok Sabha elections 2019 will be a determining factor if India wants to make rules or just follow them. He added, “there is a huge responsibility on the shoulders of voters of Kerala, especially first-time voters.”

In another rally held earlier in the day in Karnataka’s Bagalkot, PM Modi said that the “grand old party and its allies think about self and not national interest”. Narendra Modi asserted, “Congress was not ready to accept surgical and Balakot Airstrike as our (BJP)’s victory”.

In another scathing attack, PM Modi said that “Congress is facing an existential crisis and is trying to divide society”. “The Congress-led government went crying around post-Mumbai Attacks; Now, wherever Pakistan goes, you hear its cries that Modi is hitting them,” PM Modi added.

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