Rahul Gandhi said in America – BJP can be defeated if the opposition is ‘united properly’
Rahul Gandhi said in America BJP can be defeated if the opposition is united properly.
Underscoring the importance of opposition unity in the upcoming general elections, Rahul Gandhi, while addressing a gathering of NRIs in Santa Cruz, US, said here that if the opposition is “properly united”, then the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Center will be defeated. BJP) can be defeated. Referring to the Congress’ victory in the Karnataka assembly elections, Rahul Gandhi said his party is working in this regard and is “moving in the right direction on this”.
Silicon Valley Campus of the University of California, Santa Cruz on Tuesday. Answering questions from the moderator and the audience at a program in New Delhi, Gandhi said that the BJP’s “weaknesses” were clearly visible to him. He said, “As a political entrepreneur, I can clearly see the weaknesses of the BJP.
The BJP can be defeated if the opposition forges a proper alliance.” That’s the method we used.” He said the Congress party adopted a completely different approach to fighting elections, the foundation of victory in Karnataka being laid through the ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’. In the elections held on 10 May for Karnataka’s 224-member assembly, the Congress won 135 seats, while the BJP and the Janata Dal (Secular) won 66 and 19 seats, respectively.
Rahul said BJP spent 10 times more than Congress in the Karnataka elections
Rahul Gandhi said that the BJP had spent 10 times more money than the Congress in the Karnataka elections. He said that apart from a united opposition, the country also needs an alternative approach to defeat the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2024 general elections.
“As far as opposition unity is concerned, we are working in that direction and it is moving in the right direction, but I think it will take more than opposition unity to defeat the BJP,” the former Congress president said. needed. In my opinion, the unity of the opposition alone will not be enough to make things work. I think you need an alternative approach to the BJP.”
He said, “‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ was the first step towards creating such an approach. This is the approach to which all opposition parties are aligned. No opposition party will disagree with the idea of ’Bharat Jodo Yatra’.
India is not what the media is showing
Gandhi said India is not what it is being shown in the media, which likes to promote a political discourse that is far from reality. He said things were being “twisted a lot”. Gandhi said, “It became very clear to me in the journey that it is in the media’s interest to show these things, it helps the BJP.”
So don’t think that whatever you see in the media is true. ”””” He said, ” India is not what the media shows. Media likes to show a particular story. He likes to promote a political story that has nothing to do with the reality of India.
The Congress leader arrived here on Tuesday for a three-city tour of the US. During this, he will interact with Indian expatriates as well as meet American lawmakers. Sam Pitroda, president of the Indian Overseas Congress, said last week that Gandhi’s visit was aimed at promoting shared values and a vision of a “real democracy“.