Before Modi government there was talk of ‘scam’ not ‘scheme’: Ashwini Vaishnav

Union Minister L. Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav with Murugan and Anurag ThakurImage Credit source: PTI

It has been 9 years since Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power. On this occasion, during a program at Vigyan Bhawan, the Union Railway Minister made a scathing attack on the previous UPA government while highlighting the economic achievements of the government. He said that before 2014, whenever a ‘scheme’ came, a word ‘scam’ was added to it. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi has done the work of ‘goodness of poor from pie pie’.

Ashwini Vaishnav said that former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had worked to strengthen the country’s infrastructure. By 2014, it became dilapidated and then after 2014, PM Modi has worked to strengthen it again.

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Homes equal to the population of Japan

Referring to the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, the Union Minister said that there was a time in the country. When you had to pay a huge bribe to get your house. Today, during the tenure of the Modi government, people equal to the population of Japan have got houses. PM Garib Kalyan Yojana was started during the Kovid period. Under this scheme, ration is reaching 80 crore people in the country. This is one and a half times more than the population of Europe.

PM Modi changed the mind set of the country

Counting the achievements of PM Modi, Ashwini Vaishnav said that there was no dearth of mind in India, but the Modi government has worked to change the mind set of the people. Modi government built 15 AIIMS in 9 years. Such works have been done in every sector which were never done in 60 years.

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India will become the world’s third largest economy

Ashwini Vaishnav said that under the leadership of PM Modi, India’s economy has become the 5th largest economy from the 10th largest economy in the world. In the next two years, India will be the fourth largest economy in the world. While within the next 6 years it will be the third largest economy in the world. He committed to include India in the category of developed nation by 2047.