Madurai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched yet one more blistering assault on the DMK and Congress, charging that their leaders “maintain insulting ladies”, whereas mentioning that the NDA schemes are aimed toward empowering ladies.
Addressing an election rally right here searching for votes for NDA candidates together with from ally AIADMK for the April 6 Meeting polls, he stated late Chief Minister M G Ramachandran’s imaginative and prescient for inclusive growth and affluent society “evokes us.”
Lashing out on the DMK and Congress, Modi stated they’d no agenda to speak about and alleged that the 2 events, dealing with polls as allies, is not going to assure both security or dignity for the individuals whereas the regulation and order state of affairs will “undergo” below them.
He charged that the DMK tried to make the peace loving Madurai a “mafia den” as a result of household points earlier, apparently referring to the then squabble within the get together’s first household involving brothers MK Stalin and MK Alagiri.
Modi stated Madurai teaches about empowering ‘nari shakti’ (ladies energy) and referred to the native deity Meenakshi Amman, and widespread names related to the area like Kannagi, Rani Mangammal and Velu Nachiyar.
He additionally stated that many schemes of the NDA together with the Ujjwala scheme have been aimed toward empowering ladies.
“DMK and Congress haven’t understood this ethos. No marvel their leaders maintain insulting ladies time and again,” he stated with out naming anybody.
DMK chief A Raja had earlier courted controversy for making alleged disparaging remarks in opposition to Tamil Nadu chief minister Okay Palaniswami’s mom throughout an election rally, drawing criticism.
Being attentive to a criticism from the ruling AIADMK, the Election Fee had on Thursday barred Raja from campaigning for 48 hours and likewise eliminated him from his get together’s checklist of star campaigners for the April 6 Meeting polls.