Campaigning in Rajouri and Kathua (Jammu and Kashmir) on Saturday 13th December 2014, Prime Minister affirmed, “I have come here to seek your votes for development. Jammu and Kashmir needs roads, schools, water and hospitals.” Shri Modi made it clear that there is no room for any other agenda, adding that in a democracy, the work of a Government is to work for the well-being of the people and hear their voices.
The Prime Minister expressed his gratitude to the people of Jammu and Kashmir for the remarkable welcome he has received throughout the State. He pointed, “The happiness on your faces is making me happy. Your dreams are coming alive and this is making me happy too. In every part of the State I got to meet several people and I am happy to receive your blessings in such large numbers.”
Shri Modi made a direct appeal to the people of Jammu and Kashmir to shun dynastic politics, saying such politics can never become the voice of the people. He talked about the opportunism of the Congress and their habit of joining coalitions from behind and then betraying them.
In his speeches the Prime Minister highlighted the positive agenda of the Central Government including their efforts towards financial inclusion and their legal reforms that would help the people.