Addressing a public meeting at Telangana's Chevella today, Congresschied Mallikarjun Kharge launched a scathing attack on CM K Chandrasekhar Rao for not atteding a single meeting convened by the Oposition alliance.
As many as 26 opposition parties came together to fight against the Modi government but Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao who calls himself a secular has not attended even a single meeting, AICC President Mallikarjun Kharge alleged on Saturday.
"You call youself a secular party here. But, you are in cahoots with BJP from inside there," he said.
VIDEO | "BRS and BJP have now become friends. They cannot speak about it. Now, they will stop speaking here (against each other)," says Congress chief @kharge at a public rally in Hyderabad.#AssemblyElectionspic.twitter.com/yzqDew6uv9— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) August 26, 2023
The AICC president said PM Narendra Modi and the Union Home Minister question the Congress party's contributions to the country.
Kharge then went on to highlight the Congress party's contributions, including the unification of princely states and the making of the Constitution after Independence, irrigation projects initiated during the Nehru era, nationalization of banks, and the promotion of computers during Rajiv Gandhi's tenure as Prime Minister.
At the public meeting, he released a poster of the Congress party's 'SC, ST Declaration' - a set of 12 promises of the party - for the coming Assembly elections in Telangana.