Terming Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal as a 'model', Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath accused him and his party of supporting terrorism and corruption. Addressing an election rally for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates at Somnath town in Gujarat's Gir Somnath district, he accused the main opposition Congress of not respecting other people's religions because of its "Muslim vote bank". also accused.
Yogi said, “A 'sample' of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) visiting Gujarat these days is a true well-wisher of terrorism. He also opposed the construction of the Ram temple in Ayodhya. They asked for evidence from our brave soldiers when the Indian Army carried out a 'surgical strike' in Pakistan. I kept asking for proof. It is in their genes to support terrorism and corruption."
He said, “Do you believe that the Congress would have removed Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir? Would Congress or AAP have given consent for the construction of the Ram temple? It was (Prime Minister Narendra) Modi Ji, the BJP government, and Gujarat who stood by you in your difficult times. They gave you free treatment, vaccines, and rations during the Covid-19 pandemic. Only the BJP can do this because we believe in 'sabka saath, sab ka Vikas, he alleged. The Congress and the country's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru opposed Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's proposal to rebuild the Somnath temple.
He said, “Because of its Muslim vote bank, the Congress never wanted to respect your faith. This is the reason why Congress was against the reconstruction of the Somnath temple. R. He was also accused of insulting Ambedkar and trying to defeat him in the elections. Reacting to Yogi's jibe at him, Kejriwal said on Twitter that people should vote for the BJP if they want hate speech, hooliganism, corruption, and dirty politics. Kejriwal said, “And if you wish to schools, hospitals, electricity, water connections, and roads, then give your vote to me.