PM hails Karnataka win, gives credit to Rahul Gandhi

Riding high on the victory of Congress in Karnataka Assembly Elections, PM Manmohan Singh blamed the ideology of Bhartiya Janata Party for its defeat and credited Rahul Gandhi for Congress’ win.

Updated: May 08, 2013, 14:18 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Riding high on the victory of Congress in Karnataka Assembly Elections, PM Manmohan Singh blamed the ideology of Bhartiya Janata Party for its defeat and credited Rahul Gandhi for Congress’ win.
“The people of the country know what’s what and they will reject the BJP ideology as the result in Karnataka shows”, said a tweet from PM’s twitter account.

Slamming the saffron party, PM said that the Karnataka verdict was a “clear result against the ideology of the BJP”.

Moreover, the PM attributed the Congress party’s win to Rahul Gandhi.
“He (Rahul) took a leading role in the campaigning and worked hard. I congratulate the Congress workers of Karnataka”, read another tweet by @PMOIndia.