"Is the UP government working? There are no jobs in the state. Are the laptops it distributed working? Are you getting your wages?" Gandhi said while addressing a rally here meant to make farmers aware about the recent Land Acquisition Bill.
"Who benefited when both Hindus and Muslims died in Muzaffarnagar riots? Some parties depended on divisive strategies to stay in power," he said.
"Your land is being taken away forcibly from you. Farmers were killed in Aligarh few years back. Will you still vote and make this government stay in power and exploit you? Gandhi said.
Gandhi said it is Congress which can change the state for better.
"Only Congress party can change Uttar Pradesh. Congress is aam aadmi sarkar (government for common people)," he said.
"We have given you the right to food. Demand it from the state government and see what they say. The UP government does not want to introduce food bill," said Gandhi.
--IBNS (Posted on 10-10-2013)