PM Narendra Modi hails Rahul Dravid for India’s Under-19 World Cup victory, in Bengaluru rally
Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday heaped reward on legendary cricketer Rahul Dravid for his position in India’s Beneath-19 World Cup title victory lately.
The Prime Minister hailed Rahul, who’s also called ‘The Wall’ whereas addressing a mega rally on the Palace Grounds within the cricketer’s home-town.
Hailing Dravid’s position as the top coach of the staff, the Prime Minister mentioned the previous impressed ‘honesty and unselfishness’.
“Our U-19 cricket staff gained the World Cup yesterday. Their head coach Rahul Dravid was a big issue behind this victory. He teaches us to work actually and stay for others,” Prime Minister Modi mentioned.
The colts, on Saturday, crushed Australia by eight wickets to carry their total fourth ICC U-19 World Cup, at Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand.
The Prime Minister made a reference to Dravid when he was attacking the incumbent Congress authorities in Karnataka over rampant corruption.
Having landed on the Hindustan Aeronautics Restricted (HAL) Airport within the afternoon, the Prime Minister was flown to the venue in a chopper.
Hundreds of youth and IT professionals from the town, together with a number of farmers and residents from throughout the state, attended the occasion on the sprawling Palace Grounds.
Named “Nava Karnataka Nirmana Parivartana Yatra” (journey to construct a brand new Karnataka), the rally throughout 224 meeting constituencies of the state was flagged off on November 2 by the celebration’s nationwide President Amit Shah.
The rally, which goals to convey the BJP again to energy within the southern state on the plank of reworking it via growth, was led by its state unit president and former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa and the celebration’s different state leaders.
Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar and Piyush Goyal who’re in-charge of the BJP ballot marketing campaign in Karnataka, Ananth Kumar, DV Sadananda Gowda and Ananthkumar Hegde who hail from the state, had been additionally current on the occasion.
Elaborate safety preparations had been additionally put in place by the state administration to stop any untoward incident.
Legislative meeting elections in Karnataka are due in April-Might.
The BJP got here to energy by itself for the primary time in 2008 however misplaced to the Congress after 5 years within the Might 2013 election.
(With Company inputs)