Sarahan: CM Jai Ram Thakur today addressed election rallies at Narag and Sarahan in Pachhad assembly constituency in favour of BJP candidate Reena Kashyap for the bye-elections. CM said that prior to the Lok Sabha elections, the Congress leaders issued baseless and misleading statements, but soon after the landslide victory of the BJP, they were perplexed and perturbed.
He said that now during the bye-elections, the Congress leaders have no issue and nothing to say against the State Govt as well as the Centre. He said that the State BJP does not believe in mere statements and raking up issues but believes in development of the State. He said that thus from the day one, the BJP Government in the State has taken several historic decisions for the welfare of the State and its people.
Jai Ram Thakur said that the State Govt during this period has implemented several decisions which were bound to transform the economy of the people of the State. He said that Janmanch programme launched by the State Govt has been appreciated even by the political opponents. Similarly, the very first decision of the State Govt to lower the age limit of senior citizens for availing old age pension without any income criteria from 80 years to 70 years have benefitted over 1.30 lakh senior citizens, he added. He said that now the 1100 CM Helpline was proving a boon to the people of the State for redressal of their grievances.
CM said that the BJP had set a record in itself by winning in all the 68 assembly constituencies of the State in the recent Lok Sabha elections. He said that the vote share of the BJP was highest in the Country besides, the highest victory margin in term of vote percentage was also of BJP’s MP Shri Kishan Kapoor who is also from Kangra parliamentary seat.