Vadodara, Apr 25 UNI | 3 months ago

All India Women Congress President Shobha Oza today said Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and his close confidant Amit Shah were like a gang of 'Alibaba and 40 Thieves.'

Talking to mediapersons, Ms Oza, who was here to campaign for Congress candidate for Vadodara Lok Sabha constituency Madhusudan Mistry, alleged that Mr Modi was a liar.

"He speaks out in the morning whatever he had dreamed during the night. He lied four times about his marital status. It was also reported that since 2001, Modi has leaving the column blank whenever he filed his form for election," she said.

Ms Oza, who is national spokesperson of the AICC, said that his wife Jashodaben Modi is a great lady. She should be honoured with an award. She stood on her own feet and never uttered a word against Mr Modi.

"It was the slogan of the BJP and the RSS that 'Jhuth Bolo, Bar Bar Bolo, Jor Se Bolo (Speak lie, lie again and again, speak louder!)."

She said during the Modi rule, the development has taken place only that of the industrialists.

She said Mr Modi had sidelined seniors leaders of his party.

Ms Oza said, "It was the dream of Mr Modi to become Prime Minister of the country but it would remain a dream. If he wanted to become Prime Minister, then why he did not resign as the Chief Minister?"

About the Congress programmes, she said for the Congress, the security and the reservation for the women here important issues. Congress would provide houses to the poors and will create employment opportunities. She said that the party is emphasising on education and healthcare.

(Posted on 25-04-2014)