Mahoba: Continuing her tirade against
Rahul Gandhi, BJP leader Uma Bharti on Wednesday accused him of
making mockery of the poor in Bundelkhand region and reminded
him that she had defeated his "guru" Digvijay Singh in Madhya
"Rahul Gandhi should now stop making mockery of
poverty, starvation and poor state of affairs of Bundelkhand
region," said Bharti, who was visiting Bundelkhand for the
first time after her candidature was announced by BJP from
Charkhari assembly constituency.
Attacking Congress and BSP, the BJP leader accused the
Centre of deliberately feeding money meant for various schemes
to the "elephant", a reference to the BSP`s poll symbol.
She alleged that BSP was supporting UPA and both the
parties were indulging in shadow boxing in the state.
Exuding confidence that BJP would form government in the
state, Bharti said that people of Charkhari were "not going to
elect an MLA, but a guard".
Alleging that no one in Nehru family had used language
like Rahul, Uma said, "I defeated his guru Digvijay Singh
in Madhya Pradesh".
The BJP leader described herself as a "daughter of
National vice-president Kalraj Mishra also sought
support for Bharti.