The Congress on Saturday hit out on the BJP management saying it has thrown Uttarakhand into political instability and betrayed its folks by repeatedly altering chief minister like toys.
BJP chief Tirath Singh Rawat resigned because the state’s chief minister on Friday after holding the submit for lower than 4 months. He had changed Trivendra Singh Rawat in March. Pushkar Singh Dhami would be the new chief minister of Uttarakhand following his election on Saturday because the chief of the BJP legislature celebration.
The BJP has insulted the ‘devbhoomi’ of Uttarakhand, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its president J P Nadda are chargeable for the present state of affairs, the Congress alleged.
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala mentioned the BJP has betrayed the folks and Prime Minister Modi and Nadda are accountable.
He mentioned this isn’t the primary time the BJP has modified chief ministers in a state because it has achieved so prior to now in Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka.
“The BJP is thought for creating political instability. It has modified chief ministers in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka. As soon as once more, it’s altering chief ministers in Uttarakhand repeatedly like toys,” Surjewala mentioned.
Senior Congress chief Harish Rawat mentioned beginning with Nityananad Swami, the BJP could have eight chief ministers within the state. He added that within the final four-and-a-half years of the BJP’s rule in Uttarakhand, there can be three chief ministers.
The Congress condemns the BJP for insulting the state and its folks by not doing something to resolve its issues, he mentioned.
“The BJP’s excessive drama in Dehradun is an insult to the folks of Uttarakhand. The prime minister had promised to present a double-engine authorities, however the state solely obtained completely different chief ministers and no growth,” Harish Rawat, a former chief minister of Uttarakhand, mentioned.
“The BJP has not solved the issues of Uttarakhand and has added to the rising unemployment within the state,” he informed reporters.
It has “insulted the ‘devbhoomi’ (land of Gods) of Uttarakhand and the Congress condemns the BJP for giving political instability”, Harish Rawat mentioned.
Surjewala mentioned, “That is BJP’s instance of lust for energy, political instability, sharing fruits of energy and failure of management.”
“As an alternative of serving the folks of Uttarakhand, they tried to distribute energy, and PM Modi and JP Nadda are chargeable for this. The BJP has introduced Uttarakhand to such a flip the place energy means solely sharing its fruits and nothing else,” he mentioned.
Surjewala mentioned in 2017, the folks of Uttarakhand elected the BJP, however in 5 years, as a substitute of serving them and ushering in growth, the BJP solely “looted its assets”.
“That is BJP’s ‘chair-changing recreation’ happening in ‘devbhoomi’ Uttarakhand,” he mentioned referring to the change of chief ministers within the state.
“Modi ji-Nadda ji have betrayed the pursuits of the folks of ‘devbhoomi’ by pushing Uttarakhand into political instability, loot of energy and ‘chief minister swap scheme’,” Surjewala mentioned.
Uttarakhand Congress chief Pritam Singh mentioned the persons are damage by the BJP’s angle in the direction of the state, the place unemployment is rising and persons are left to fend for themselves.
AICC secretary and in-charge for Uttarakhand Congress Devendra Yadav mentioned the folks of the state are ready to throw out the BJP because it has given nothing to the state, besides “loot its assets”.
Meeting polls in Uttarakhand are slated for subsequent yr.