Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday stated the Congress sought votes within the 2018 Assembly polls within the identify of Jyotiraditya Scindia however then went on to type a authorities within the state underneath Kamal Nath.
He was addressing a programme in Bamori in Guna, part of the Gwalior area which is a stronghold of Mr Scindia who jumped from the Congress to the BJP in March this 12 months.
“The Congress deceived people. It was like showing one person as bridegroom, have someone else head the marriage procession and then get yet another married,” he stated.
“After becoming CM, Kamal Nath never went anywhere, but Mr Scindia met people who raised questions of development with him,” he stated on the event for Mahendra Singh Sisodia, a Scindia loyalist who was Congress MLA from Bamori earlier than becoming a member of the BJP.
“Sisodia says Kamal Nath’s pet reply to any query on development works was that the state government had no money,” he stated, including that Mr Sisodia had dropped at his discover schemes within the area that had stalled, and these could be restarted.
Mr Chouhan and Mr Scindia laid basis stones of initiatives price Rs 500 crore within the constituency.
Speaking on the event, Mr Scindia lashed out at Mr Nath and senior Congress chief Digvijaya Singh for calling him a “traitor”.
“They call the head of the Scindia family a traitor. They should turn the pages of history to find out that when injustice was meted out to my grandmother (Vijayaraje Scindia), (former CM) DP Mishra had to bite the dust. My father floated the MP Vikas Congress to show the Congress a mirror,” Mr Scindia stated.
He stated Mr Nath and Mr Singh had betrayed farmers and he would take to the streets to make sure such individuals are defeated.
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