Reacting to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s speech at a rally in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, Union Law and Justice Minister Kapil Sibal on Thursday said that the BJP and Modi have no right to advise others on matters of corruption as they themselves have a legacy of corruption
“The BJP is seeded in corruption. Look at Karnataka, all the Reddy brothers were involved in corruption and they have deep links with Yeddyurappa, yet, Modi took him back in the party,” said Sibal
cabinet? He should look at his own house first,” he added
Kapil Sibal further said that even Gujarat had a lot of corrupt ministers yet no action was being taken against them
He also said that the Congress continues to mock the poor and could not tolerate a onetime seller of tea becoming the nation's prime minister
He had further said that it was the poor who had to suffer and die due to the ignorance of the government and that he Congress considered Scheduled Castes important only while elections.