New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party Chief Amit Shah on Friday said that DMK and Congress are synonymous with “corruption”, and BJP and NDA with “governance”. He mocked at the DMK and Congress combine over alleged corruption and asked if such an alliance will be able to deliver good governance. Also Read - Will Set AIADMK Straight, Says Sasikala in Audio Clip After Party Sacks Workers For Talking to Her
Stating that the NDA government had a “zero tolerance towards terrorism,” Amit Shah, addressing party workers in Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathapuram, also recalled the martyrdom of two CRPF jawans from the state who were among those killed in the dastardly Pulwama Terror Attack on February 14. Also Read - Puducherry Extends Lockdown Till June 21 With More Relaxations | Check Latest Guidelines Here
Addressing BJP workers for the first time after his party clinched a poll deal with the ruling AIADMK on Tuesday, he exhorted cadres to work for the victory of all the 40 alliance candidates in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Also Read - Viral Video: Tamil Nadu Man Worships Alcohol Bottles After State Allows Reopening of Liquor Shops | WATCH
Be it the “AIADMK, PMK or the BJP,” party workers should work for the victory of alliance nominees to ensure the re-election of Narendra Modi as Prime Minister, he said.
Earlier this Wednesday, the DMK finalised the seat-sharing exercise with key ally Congress for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, allotting it nine seats in Tamil Nadu and one in neighbouring Puducherry. This announcement came a day after arch rival AIADMK cobbled up an alliance with the BJP and PMK.
On Tuesday, the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu and the BJP sealed an alliance for the coming Lok Sabha elections under which the saffron party would contest five of the 39 seats in the state.
(With agency inputs)