Come elections, we can see fantastic oratory among our leaders and when it comes to inspiring people with the power of his thoughts and speech, Shri Modi towers over the rest.
Here we bring you an assortment of his speeches in this season of elections…
“Pradhan Mantri ji, does any minister of Pakistan have the right to comment on India’s internal matters?”
“Am surprised the President of a Party that is running the Government at the Centre and has Governments in so many states has to spread such lies”
“Rahul Baba Zuban Sambhal Ke Boliye. You language does not suit democracy”
“With the coming of the UPA, Gujarat gets Rs. 8000 crore less as compared to what it got during NDA time.”
On Friday 14th December 2012 Shri Narendra Modi once again delivered a befitting reply to the lies spread by Mrs. Sonia Gandhi while she was campaigning in Gujarat on the same day. On Mrs. Sonia Gandhi’s comments that the UPA has given more money to Gujarat as compared to the NDA, Shri Modi asked the UPA Chairperson not to resort to such lies and mislead the nation. He shared that after the coming of the UPA, Gujarat gets Rs. 8000 crore per year less as compared to what it got during Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s NDA Government. “Do not mislead the nation!” he urged the Congress President.
“Who pocketed these Rs. 125 crore and who has ruined the lives of the traders of India? In the court of the people let us show that a nation of 120 crore people cannot be bought”
“It is very sad that the Prime Minister came, Madam Sonia ji came and they too used language that hurt people of Gujarat”
“Country has realized the PM cannot move beyond votebank politics”
“If Gujarat was under the Congress can you imagine the Disha of Gujarat? Loot of Delhi would be going on in Gujarat”
“Mrs. Sonia Gandhi was trying to reap political dividends in the name of Tribal communities but Congress Governments failed to provide even drinking water to them”
“We have made Saputara the apple of Gujarat’s eye. Mr. Amitabh Bachchan invites people to visit Saputara!”
“Congress has no issues in this election. Mrs. Sonia Gandhi said ‘my mother-in-law had visited this area and you supported her so support us also.’ What does this show of the understanding of the Congress?”
“Congress ruled for years but never looked towards the people that is the reason people have rejected them for so many years”
“Congress is a matter of the past in Gujarat”
“Gujarat’s farmer is asking you, why did you ban cotton exports when prices were highest?”
“Congress giving nation to foreigners. Out of 18, 14 parties opposed FDI in the Lok Sabha but due to sword of CBI some parties did not vote and Congress won through back door”
“There can be mistakes in a democracy but no one has the right to stab workers in the back.’
"Who had imagined that Kutch, a place severely destroyed by earthquake will shine bright again"
“Congress may try hard but it will be wiped out of Gujarat, people will punish them for cheating”
On Wednesday 5th December 2012 Shri Narendra Modi offered prayers at the Shri Ranchhodrai Rai Temple at Dakor. After that Shri Modi addressed a massive public meeting in Dakor (Kheda district) and Kalol (Panchmahal district). The Chief Minister spoke of the new heights of development scaled by Gujarat and pointed out that both industry and agriculture are growing together in the state.
“Those days are gone when Delhi Sultanate can do injustice to Gujarat. I will stand as a wall if that happens”
On the evening of 4th December 2012 Shri Narendra Modi addressed people across 52 places of Gujarat simultaneously using 3D Projection technology. In a detailed speech, Shri Modi spoke about the development of Gujarat and came down heavily on the Congress for their anti-Gujarat mindset. He also minced no words in stating that if there is any injustice from Delhi to Gujarat, he will stand as a wall and not let the people of Gujarat bear any injustice.
“Congress does not want development, they want to keep people in poverty and darkness”
Taking the campaign of the BJP ahead, Shri Narendra Modi addressed a large rallies at Nizar (Tapi district), Mandvi (South Gujarat) and Sanand on Tuesday 4th December 2012. He said that the Congress gave a Chief Minister from the Tribal community, spoke of Garibi Hatao but failed to create facilities for children from the Tribal communities to study science at the Class XII level!
“You have India, we have Gujarat- let us compete on development!”
"Congress party is a burden for the nation and Gujarat Congress is an enemy of Gujarat"
“Sankalp Patra is a strong commitment towards development, it’s a blueprint for the next 5 years”
“Think about Gujarat and development comes to the mind and when you think about UPA, what comes to the mind is scams, corruption, price rise”
After a phenomenal response in South Gujarat and Ahmedabad district, Shri Narendra Modi addressed huge public meetings in various parts of Saurashtra. First Shri Modi addressed a meeting in Gondal (Rajkot district) followed by Dhola (Bhavnagar district) and then addressed a massive rally in Bhavnagar city. Shri Modi spoke about the development initiatives in Gujarat and came down heavily on the UPA over its colossal failures on every front.
“Congress not only failed when they were in power in Gujarat but also have failed as an opposition due to which they will be defeated in the upcoming elections”
On the morning of Sunday 2nd December 2012 Shri Narendra Modi addressed large public meetings in Rajpipla (Narmada district), Jambusar (Bharuch district) and Dhandhuka (Ahmedabad district).The public meetings were attended by record number of people, who came to listen to the inspiring words of Shri Narendra Modi.
"My only Dharma, Karma, Mantra is the development of Gujarat"
“6 crore Gujaratis are unanimous against injustice and unanimous for development”
On Saturday 1st December 2012 after offering prayers at the Somnath Temple, Shri Narendra Modi addressed large public gatherings in Khambha, Veraval and Mahuva. He stated that the Congress is not worried about the nation, its youth or the farmers but is only interested in votebank politics and filling its coffers. He stated that the agenda of the BJP is ‘Sauno Saath, Sauno Vikas.”
“We are marching ahead with the Mantra of Vikas, Vishwaas, Vijay & I am sure the voters will give a fitting reply to those who believe they can win in Gujarat on the basis of their money power.”
“Gujarat has never bent and will never bend, Delhi Sultanate should know this!”
“Gujarat has instilled faith and trust among people in the political system, which was eroded by Congress culture over the last decades.”
“The reason behind Gujarat’s development is the determination and farsightedness of the people of Gujarat. If there was no political stability, we would not have scaled these heights of development.”