Lucknow: Describing Congress leader Rahul
Gandhi`s statement that "dalals" were running Uttar Pradesh as
childish, irresponsible and anti-dalit, ruling BSP on Thursday said
that those running the central government are mired in scams
and have no right to level baseless allegations.
"Every child in the country is aware of the scams of the
central government and those running such a government have no
right to raise a finger at the UP government," a BSP release
Terming Gandhi`s statement as childish, irresponsible
and anti-dalits, the release said that it was also derogatory
for the people of the state who had given a clear majority to
the BSP to run government for a term of five years.
"Such a comment is indicative of political immaturity
of the Congress Yuvraj," it said adding that the reality is
that the UPA government is proving to be incapable of running
"It is because of this fact that the Yuvraj is looking
for issues in UP to divert people’s attention ", it said
reminding the Bofors case, which took place when Rajiv Gandhi
was the prime minister.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today reportedly said in
Kirpalpur village of Aligarh that "dalals" were running Uttar
Pradesh as people of the state are "divided".
"You are not together. Uttar Pradesh is divided and
that is why dalals (touts) are running the state," Gandhi
said, addressing people on the third day of his padayatra to