New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel has launched an attack at the Bharatiya Janata Party. He said that BJP uses uses Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s name to earn votes. He alleged that it does not follow his teachings.Patel said,”They have only one mantra- how to abuse and defame Congress and Gandhi family. Although they said a lot of things, I would like to quote Sardar Patel here,” Patel said in his Motion of Thanks delivered to the President’s address, and continued, “‘Blaming others is the laziest thing to do, working hard to make difference is the toughest thing to do. The lazy ones normally choose the first option. I don’t.’ Who is saying this? Sardar Patel. They use his name to get votes but they don’t listen to his words.”
It is worth noting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi very often mention Sardar Patel in his speeches, he recently invoked the memory of the Iron Man of India to slam Congress, and said Kashmir would have been in India had Patel been the first prime minister instead of Jawaharlal Nehru.
Ahmad Patel said that the BJP is now on the path of losing 2019 elections. He claimed thaat the BJP is on a decline.