Source: News Bharati English25 Feb 2017 14:02:41
Imphal, February 25: PM Modi while addressing public rally witness a great enthusiasm and non-stop cheering among crowds. PM Modi promised to end the economic blockade and serve the people of Manipur towards the development. Since yesterday the security was beefed up in Manipur as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was about to address rally and people in Imphal, the capital of Manipur.
Insurgents in the state have called for curfew from Saturday morning itself as the situation has been quite tensed ever since United Naga Council imposed an economic blockade. PM Modi embarked upon making North East the important state for the development of the nation as he was the one to address North-East people as a Prime Minister after Morarji Desai which comes long after 40 years. PM Modi plucked the long lasting effect of Congress government which did nothing for not only North-East but also the nation a whole.
PM Modi asserted pointing out at Congress asking out people about what did 15 years Congress worked for? Besides corruption, what else did Congress do? Do they deserve to exist here? PM Modi promised to work and bring change in the state within 15 months given the opportunity. He criticized saying that those who have looted the country, won't go unpunished. Rights of common citizens would be protected. He assured to people about their demands and wishes will get fulfilled within 15 months.
He appreciated the beauty of Manipur saying Switzerland of India, but development lacks in the state making its massive loss for the whole nation. He said that Manipur has one of the worst figures of people below poverty line. For the country to develop, it is important for North-East to get develop too. And he highlighted about the policies which were drawn for the overall development of North-East by Atalji but even Congress failed to carry it forward. Only Sikkim is heading towards development, the reason others are not is due to Congress.
He made a remarkable note on the Naga accord saying that it was signed a year and a half ago and still there is no change or development observed. In spite of BJP working towards bringing change, some of them are spreading rumors only. PM Modi promised to people that Manipur will get rid of economic blockade completely once the BJP comes to power.
He also spoke on the unrest that triggered the economic blockade and affected the normal routine life of the people of Manipur. PM Modi assured he will give all the basic amenities required for the needy and there won’t ever be an economic blockade if BJP comes in power.
PM Modi also urged to have northeastern people recruited in the security forces to show the country their strength. He assured saying the BJP will work towards its goal which was working for the welfare of people and the development of the state. Prime Minister Modi also made an impressive comment which promises irrigation for farmers, education for children, employment for youth and medicines for the old. He assured to take Manipur at development level in all the sectors.