Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah mentioned on Saturday that the folks of Tamil Nadu will train a becoming lesson to these training household politics as was performed within the different states. Shah was right here to dedicate to the folks a water reservoir and to put the muse stones for numerous infrastructure tasks in Tamil Nadu.
Talking at a operate right here, Shah mentioned that after coming to energy on the Centre, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been finishing up a battle towards corruption, household politics and caste politics.
He mentioned that folks in several states are educating classes to these training household politics and the identical will occur in Tamil Nadu, obliquely referring to the most important opposition occasion, the DMK.
Shah mentioned in Tamil Nadu there’s a household occasion and within the upcoming elections it is going to be the democratic occasion that may overcome the household occasion. Tamil Nadu will go to the polls subsequent yr.
Expressing shock on the Congress and the DMK speaking about corruption, Shah mentioned each the events would not have any proper to speak about it, as it’s them who had indulged within the Rs 1.76 lakh crore 2G spectrum rip-off.
Referring to the DMK leaders’ fixed criticism that the Central authorities has not performed something for Tamil Nadu, Shah requested what the Congress-DMK authorities on the Centre had performed for the state throughout its 10 yr rule.
Within the 2013-14 Union price range, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had allotted solely Rs 16,155 crore for Tamil Nadu. Within the final price range, the Modi authorities had allotted a sum of Rs 32,850 crore for the state, Shah mentioned.
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, a sum of Rs4,500 crore was offered to Tamil Nadu and the Modi authorities had equipped 52.76 lakh free cooking gasoline cylinders to the poor, Shah mentioned.
The Union Dwelling Minister assured the folks of Tamil Nadu that the Modi authorities will work together with the Palaniswami authorities to develop industries for the welfare of the poor.
Attacking the Congress, Shah requested what the Congress authorities had performed for farmers’ welfare.
The Dwelling Minister mentioned the Modi authorities has paid about Rs 95,000 crore to the farmers’ financial institution accounts straight.
In Tamil Nadu, a sum of Rs 4,400 crore has been paid into the financial institution accounts of 45 lakh farmers, he mentioned.
Shah additionally mentioned that Tamil Nadu has good potential within the fisheries sector, and is positioned 4th within the nation within the seafood phase.
Based on him, the Central authorities underneath Modi is dedicated to Tamil Nadu’s growth and one of many two defence corridors is being arrange within the state.
Shah mentioned underneath the Sagarmala undertaking, Rs 2.25 lakh crore has been allotted for Tamil Nadu and in Madurai, an AIIMS can be constructed at an outlay of Rs 12,460 crore. He additionally mentioned that work on the East Coast Highway has begun at an outlay of Rs 7,700 crore.
“The Modi authorities has given Tamil Nadu its due place among the many states, one thing which had by no means been performed earlier than by any Central authorities,” Shah mentioned.
Showering reward on the AIADMK-led Tamil Nadu authorities, Shah mentioned underneath the management of Chief Minister Okay. Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, the state is progressing forward.
He additionally appreciated Palaniswami and Panneerselvam for efficiently combating the Covid-19 pandemic. The state’s restoration price is as excessive as about 97 per cent.
Based on Shah, no different state has taken care of the pregnant girls and new-born infants throughout the Covid-19 pandemic like Tamil Nadu. Not solely throughout Covid-19 interval, Tamil Nadu is the chief in offering good governance, he mentioned.
At the beginning of his speech, Shah apologised for his lack of ability to talk in Tamil, recognised because the world’s oldest language. He mentioned Tamil Nadu’s tradition and traditions are historic and the contribution of the folks of the state in India’s freedom battle was vital.
Shah mentioned the Modi authorities has reformed the agriculture legal guidelines and the Tamil Nadu authorities has prolonged its assist for that.
The Central authorities is implementing numerous welfare schemes like cooking gasoline, Jan Dhan financial institution scheme, housing for all and so forth., Shah mentioned, including that Tamil Nadu is forward in all these schemes.
Showering reward on Shah because the youngest Dwelling Minister of the nation, AIADMK Coordinator and Deputy CM Panneerselvam declared that the alliance with the BJP will proceed within the upcoming elections, and expressed confidence that the AIADMK will win the polls for a 3rd time.
Equally, AIADMK Joint Coordinator and Chief Minister Palaniswami additionally mentioned the electoral alliance with the BJP that was inked throughout the 2019 Lok Sabha polls will proceed.