BJP top leadership including Narendra Modi shares dais with Ramdev

A day after Yoga guru Baba Ramdev offered `conditional support` to Bharatiya Janata Party`s Narendra Modi the duo are seen to share dais in the national capital on Sunday.

By Sushmita Dutta | Updated: Jan 05, 2014, 20:35 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

7:55 pm: Modi concludes his speech.

7:30 pm: Modi further picks on Centre for promoting meat exports.

7:21 pm: Narendra Modi promises to have a re-look at taxation system if BJP comes to power, adding that, “Don`t need leaders from Mars to ensure development.”

7:20 pm: There should be proper policy framework for taxation, the country needs intent and not promises says Modi.

7:15 pm: Modi further says, “We have the will-power to transform the country. The way to end corruption is by making the state progressive and policy driven."

7:10 pm: Narendra Modi says I am not pessimistic.

"The word disappointment is not there in my dictionary. I have seen my mother work in homes to bring us up. I never saw her being pessimistic," he said.

"When senseless allegations are levelled against me, I feel people are so great to have lifted a tea seller so high," said Modi.

This election has become a people`s movement, Modi says at Bharat Swabhiman Trust foundation day celebrations in New Delhi.

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7:05 pm: The polls in 2014 will destroy all past poll traditions, it`s the first time an election has become a people`s movement: Narendra Modi.

6:58 pm: Launch of GSLV-D5 shows the potential this country has, I congratulate the scientists in the country, says Modi.

6:53 pm: BJP`s PM candidate Narendra Modi is now addressing.

6:48 pm: BJP top leadership back Baba Ramdev`s fight against black money.

6:42 pm: A herbal medicine should be created, which can cure the corrupt persons: Rajnath Singh.

6:31 pm: Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh is now addressing at Talkatora stadium.

6:28 pm: This government at the Centre has no faith in the state governments: Arun Jaitley

6:28 pm: A politician given ten years to govern can change the face of the entire nation. Only Gujarat can be cited as such an example: Arun Jaitley.

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6:22 pm: Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley starts his speech.

6:21 pm: Baba Ramdev concludes his speech.

6:20 pm: PM has forgotten 1984, Congress has forgotten 1947 partition and they only point out to 2002: Ramdev at Modi rally.

6:17 pm: I had two options, one as Narendra Modi and other was `shehzada` who couldn`t do anything in 12 years, says Ramdev.

6:15 pm:Ramdev added, “If PM can not stop inflation then he should do Yoga.”

6:00 pm: If Narendra Modi is `Maut ka saudagar` (merchant of death) then Nehru is `Mahasaudagar`, says Ramdev.

5:45 pm: Agar woh (Manmohan Singh) berojgaari, mehengari aur bhrastachaar nahi mita paya to usne kia kya?: Baba Ramdev

5: 35 pm: Modi ji has become "mahakaal" for Congress, says Baba Ramdev.

5:30 pm: Baba Ramdev addressing a rally in the national capital on Sunday.

A day after Yoga guru Baba Ramdev offered issue-based support to Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi the duo shared dais in the national capital on Sunday along with BJP president Rajnath Singh and senior party leader Arun Jaitely. Modi has been invited as the chief guest at the foundation day celebrations of yoga guru Baba Ramdev`s Bharat Swabhiman Trust in New Delhi`s Talkatora Stadium.

The Yoga guru has invited Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi to share the dais with him. A fitting reply to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s remark that the BJP`s prime ministerial candidate will be disastrous for the country will be on the cards.