This is the full text of what Rahul Gandhi spoke in his Nizamabad meeting in his second meeting in Telangana today.
“BJP, TDP, YCP have tried their best to stop Telangana. KCR made promises with us, hugged us, then went back on us, he has lied with you as well, after promising that A Dalit will be given the CM post, A political leader who lies has no stature in politics, watch his words carefully, can you believe him. we have great plans for Telangana, you should have big plans too, without power no industrial development is possible, with just one 4 thousand Mega Watt power generation center all your worries will be over.
All districts will be properly developed on par with developed districts, the less developed areas will get ten year tax benefit, Pranahita Chevella, will be given national status, You have to run this state, you have big dreams, dream bigger, dream international level, dream so that India’s stamp, your region’s stamp is there on on every product. The youth of the region should feel proud that we have made these products, The products should reach all corners and should bring revenue here. For this dream to become reality, TRS is not capable enough, they can show you a month, two, three month dream, not more than, You need leaders, government that will give you a longer view, capable of long term plan, a kind of leadership that will die to protect their word given to you.
What have we done in Delhi last ten years, we have created an environment for good governance, we gave food security, 100 days ensured work, Sachar Commission recommendations were implemented, minority ministry was introduced, one crore youth got scholarships, What will Congress government do in the future, three things I assure you… And the word will be kept, Poor will get a pakka house, after five years, there won’t be a single poor without a proper roof over his head. Second – medical care, free medicines and care will be given in the entire country. Third – all seniors will get pension.
Because of demands from women, we increased cylinder quota from nine to twelve. 50% reservation given in Panchayat Raj reservation will be extended in legislative bodies too. 33% women reservations is the assurance i give. 2000 special police stations for women will be put up. Self help groups will be extended across the country. 15 crores have been brought out of poverty, 70 crore below middle class will be brought into middle class. All sections of your society need to be taken forward. Get Congress government here and in the center, i ensure all these development activity. The new state of Telangana will be made the number one state in ten years.”