Challenging Cong`s hegemony among BJP`s achievement: Advani

LK Advani on Thursday said challenging the Congress` hegemony was one of the party`s biggest achievements.

Last Updated: May 10, 2012, 23:38 PM IST

Madurai: Comparing building a party to a battle field involving two armies, BJP leader LK Advani on Thursday said challenging the Congress` hegemony was one of the party`s biggest achievements.

Tracing the journey of BJP from the Jan Sangh days, he said it had become one of the top two recognised political parties in the country ensuring a bi-polar polity.

Madurai: Comparing building a party to a battle field involving two armies, BJP leader LK Advani on Thursday said challenging the Congress` hegemony was one of the party`s biggest achievements.

Tracing the journey of BJP from the Jan Sangh days, he said it had become one of the top two recognised political parties in the country ensuring a bi-polar polity.

On the yatras undertaken by him, he said they were efforts to promote "genuine secularism".

He said that if a country had to become a superpower, it could happen only with good governance, promoting welfare of weaker sections and ensuring all-round security.

PTI