UP Election Results 2017: Rahul congratulates Modi, says Congress will continue its fight
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP for the party's victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Assembly polls
New Delhi: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP for the party's victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand Assembly polls and said the Congress will continue its fight till it wins the hearts and minds of people.
In a series of tweets, Gandhi also congratulated Punjab Congress chief Capt Amarinder Singh for the party's victory and said it was a mandate for brighter future of the state.
"I congratulate Shri Narendra Modi and the BJP on their victory in Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand. I thank everyone in Punjab for their immense faith and support. This is a mandate for a brighter future for Punjab and its youth," Gandhi said.
"My heartiest congratulations to Capt Amarinder Singhji & all our party workers who worked tirelessly @capt_amarinder," Gandhi posted.
In his tweet addressed to party workers, Gandhi said the party stands committed to its values.
"To all Congress workers across India: We stand resolute and committed to our values & our belief in an India united in strength & purpose. Our fight continues and will not end till we win the hearts and minds of people," he said.
Responding to a question that opposition and critics term Modi an autocratic leader who takes all decisions on his own, Shah described the prime minister as a "democratic leader".
Since his days as Gujarat Chief Minister, Modi repeatedly said that, with the same laws, same rules, same officers, same people, same files, he has shown things can happen
The former prime minister was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Wednesday evening after he suffered from fever and weakness