Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi.(Source: Express image Javed Raja)Gujarat BJP chief and himself a Patidar, Jitu Vaghani said on Friday Rahul Gandhi will fail badly in his first test as the Congress’s “de facto chief”because he and Patel quota agitation leader Hardik Patel are” cheating hardworking and good individuals”. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership, his image and BJP president Amit Shah’s political acumen was the major difference between his celebration and the Congress which the three factors would dismantle all difficulties including the one postured by Hardik Patel.Vaghani declared the
Congress was not fighting the Gujarat polls itself and had actually outsourced it to others.The Congress was no place in the state and had no organisation and base. Rahul Gandhi had no understanding or concept about the people’s problem and difficulties in the state, the BJP leader said.”Where is the Congress in these elections.
They are not fighting it, they have actually outsourced it to others. Let me inform you one thing and you mark my words. Rahul Gandhi will come a cropper in his first test as the Congress’s de facto chief,”he said.Vaghani, who is contesting from Bhavnagar West, described Hardik Patel a”short-lived phenomenon”and questioned his contribution to the whole Gujarati society.” Both Gandhi and he (Hardik)are cheating these hardworking and good people
(Patels). They ought to refrain from doing so,”he said.Hardik Patel had in 2015 began an agitation requiring that the Patidars be consisted of in the OBC classification
so that they might get booking in government tasks and institutions.Replying to a question whether the celebration will accomplish its target of bagging 150 seats in the 182-member Gujarat Assembly, Vaghani stated the party was working and would go extra mile to attain its target.The polls are being described as Rahul Gandhi’s very first test as the Congress chief.Rahul Gandhi is all set to be raised as the next party president in location of his mom Sonia Gandhi after his nomination papers
for the post went uncontested on Tuesday.For all the newest Elections News, download Indian Express App Tags: