Shiv Sen (UBT) chief Sanjay Raut on Saturday mentioned Congress chief Rahul Gandhi main the Bharat Jodo Yatra is succesful to be the prime minister of India and no third entrance will probably be profitable sans the grand previous social gathering.
He mentioned the aim of Gandhi’s Yatra from Kanyakumari to Kashmir is to take away the hatred and worry and to not unite the opposition events beneath the banner of his social gathering.
“Ideological and political variations aside, he (Gandhi) will present his management qualities and will probably be a giant problem (for the ruling BJP within the 2024 normal elections). He’ll make a miracle,” the Member of Parliament advised reporters.
Raut, who walked for practically 13 km alongside Gandhi between Hatli Morh and Chandwal amid rain on Friday, mentioned the BJP has unfold a mistaken notion concerning the Congress chief however this Yatra has busted all their myths about him.
“Why not?” he mentioned when requested whether or not Gandhi is able to changing into the prime minister of India.
“Not everybody can stroll from Kanyakumari to Kashmir, protecting a distance of over 3,500 km. It wants a number of dedication and love for the nation. He has proven his concern for the nation and I don’t see any politics on this Yatra,” the Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray) chief mentioned.
Nevertheless, he mentioned Gandhi himself has been saying that he’s not keen to be the prime minister however “when individuals need to see him on the highest put up, he will probably be left with no alternative”.
Rejecting the thought of a 3rd entrance with out the Congress, Raut mentioned the grand previous social gathering has a number of weight and a presence in each nook and nook of the nation.
“No third entrance may be profitable with out Congress, this time it has a low variety of MPs however the scenario goes to alter in 2024. With out Congress, no entrance may be profitable is a actuality and this must be taken into consideration.”
“The primary objective of my go to to J and Okay was to hitch the Gandhi-led Yatra on the course of my chief and I had a very good expertise strolling alongside Gandhi.
It’s not a political Yatra,” he mentioned.
Raut, who reached right here on January 19 and in addition visited protesting Kashmiri Pandit and Dogra workers looking for relocation from Kashmir over the previous six months following the focused killings, mentioned he was stunned to search out out that J-Okay is confronted with the identical points which have been mentioned by him over a decade in the past.
“Governments modified and so the politics however whether or not it is a matter of Kashmiri Pandits, refugees, regulation and order scenario, safety considerations of the individuals and terrorism, the questions are nonetheless identical,” he mentioned, slamming the BJP for its “failure to show Kashmir again into paradise” over the previous eight years.
He mentioned 4 years have handed however there isn’t a meeting election whilst Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities promised large-scale funding, creation of jobs for the unemployed and return and rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits.
Concerning the social gathering’s technique for the subsequent meeting elections each time held in J-Okay, Raut mentioned his social gathering is open to a grand alliance supplied it will get a decent place.
“In any other case, we are going to go for polls alone as J-Okay is stuffed with public points which have remained unresolved for years.”
He mentioned the BJP beneath Modi is a giant social gathering however “In case you see barring a number of states, it’s depending on different events or divided its coalition companions to remain in energy.”