Let Congress credibility question not distract you, Modi tells BJP

Let Congress credibility question not distract you, Modi tells BJP

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, Union Minister Ananth Kumar during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, Union Minister Ananth Kumar during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: BJP president Amit Shah greets Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. Also seen Union Minister Rajnath Singh and other leaders. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: BJP president Amit Shah greets Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. Also seen Union Minister Rajnath Singh and other leaders. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, leaders LK Advani, Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and others during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, leaders LK Advani, Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and others during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah with party leaders during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah with party leaders during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House in New Delhi on Dec. 20, 2017. (Photo: Amlan Paliwal/IANS)

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked BJP leaders not to get distracted by the Congress questioning his credibility and told them to start preparing for the 2019 Lok Sabha election.Modi addressed the BJP Parliamentary group here in which he dedicated the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly election victories to the people of the two states.Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told reporters that Modi urged the BJP MPs to focus their energies on strengthening the party at grassroots level across the country for the next general election.In his message to the party's booth level workers, he asked them not to get "distracted by what the opposition is saying about credibility and the low-level comments they are making" against the BJP, Ananth Kumar said."We are now ruling 19 states," Modi told the meeting and referred to Indira Gandhi's time when the Congress was in power in 18 states.--IANSaks-sar-vsc/mr

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