Jharkhand has huge potential for development: Swaraj

Union Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said Jharkhand has a huge potential for development and the BJP would work on it if voted to power.

PTI| Updated: Dec 07, 2014, 00:04 AM IST
Jharkhand has huge potential for development: Swaraj

Ranchi: Union Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said Jharkhand has a huge potential for development and the BJP would work on it if voted to power.

Addressing an election rally in support of BJP candidate and former Assembly speaker C P Singh here, the External Affairs Minister said development prospects in several areas like industry and tourism were there and the party was committed to develop the state.

Referring to triumphs of the BJP at the Centre, Haryana and Maharashtra in the recently concluded elections, Swaraj claimed that her party would form governments in both Jharkhand and Jammu & Kashmir, where Assembly elections were presently going on in phases.

Lauding the work of Narendra Modi, she said the Prime Minister has enhanced the nation's image in foreign lands with several countries expressing eagerness to establish trade relations with India.