Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Friday accused the Congress of backing urban Maoists who he
said have ruined the lives of poor Adivasi youth.
Addressing his first election rally for the Assembly
polls scheduled later this, Modi also said he will not rest
till he fulfils late Atal Bihari Vajpayee's dreams for a
Modi said the Congress-led government did not do
enough to develop the Naxal-infested Bastar region citing the
"The urban Maoists who live in air conditioned homes
in the cities, look clean and whose children study abroad,
remote control the adivasi children in the Naxal dominated
areas," Modi said.
"I want to ask the Congress why it supports the urban
Maoists when the government takes action against them and come
to Bastar and speak against Naxalism," he said.
Describing Naxals as "monsters with evil mindset", the
Prime Minister said earlier governments did not do enough for
development of Bastar region.
"Will you forgive such people? These people will not
win Chhattisgarh. I appeal to you to ensure that BJP wins all
seats in the Bastar region. If anyone else wins, it will be a
blot on Bastar's dreams," he added.
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