Dibrugarh (Assam): BJP leader L K Advani
on Thursday said "large-scale corruption" in the UPA government at
the Centre has led to unprecedented price rise which has hit
the common man hard.
"Remember price rise is not due to economic
mismanagement but corruption," Advani said addressing an
election rally here.
Asserting that he has never seen a government "as
corrupt as the present one at the Centre", Advani who is on
campaign trail in the state, said, "If Prime Minister Dr
Manmohan Singh is not corrupt then why he is leading a corrupt
Giving the examples of Gujarat and Bihar, the BJP
leader said development in these states could happen because
of a corruption-free government.
"Voting power is not only to show respect to democracy
but to punish a corrupt government", Advani told the rally.