Saharanpur, May 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out on the earlier United Progressive Alliance (UPA) authorities for “looting” public cash and claimed that throughout the two years of his regime there was no cost of corruption.
“Earlier than I grew to become the prime minister on a regular basis newspapers and information channels had been stuffed with corruption studies,” Modi stated addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh‘s Saharanpur city to mark two years of his authorities on the Centre, including, “I used to be shocked to search out out the earlier authorities had looted each little bit of public cash.”
“Do individuals come to energy to loot pubic funds? Do not know the place the final authorities spent its cash,” he questioned.
He additional stated that through the two years of the Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) authorities there was no case of graft and his authorities is accountable for each single penny.
“I took the pains to finish corruption on this nation. There was no case of corruption in opposition to our authorities to date. Even our opponents couldn’t level fingers at us,” Modi mentioned.
Modi‘s speech to mark two years of his authorities was primarily targeted on farmers and the poor.
“Our work is being minutely scrutinised. If my authorities does one thing mistaken, it runs on TV for 24 hours. I welcome this shut scrutiny of my work. The federal government must be held accountable for every single day, each penny,” he stated.
Taking a pot shot on the earlier authorities for its sluggish tempo of improvement, Modi mentioned: “Throughout UPA authorities, many bulletins had been made however nothing occurred at floor stage. However underneath my authorities the tempo of highway development has doubled.”
“We’re dedicated to attach all of the villages within the nation by a community of concrete roads,” he mentioned.
He additionally vowed to impress all of the villages and mentioned, “It’s shameful for me that even after round 70 years of independence 1000’s of villages in our nation haven’t got electrical energy. I take delight in saying that within the final two years 6,000 villages have gotten electrical energy. And by 2022, after we would rejoice our 75th 12 months of Independence, all of the villages of the nation could be electrified.”
Modi additionally introduced to extend the retirement age of docs and stated, “As we face an enormous scarcity of docs within the nation, our authorities is engaged on a plan to increase the retirement age of the medical doctors to 65 years.”
“The cabinet will quickly approve a bill to extend the retirement age of presidency docs from 60 to 65 years,” he added.
Modi stated it’s going to assist docs serve the nation until the time extra new medical doctors be part of the career.
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