Campaigning ends for phase 1 of Lok Sabha polls

Look Southwards Rahul The Congress President must devote more time and energy to the southern states

Look Southwards Rahul The Congress President must devote more time and energy to the southern states

However, the soft copy of the manifesto available on the party website did not contain these mistakes.

"The BJP's campaign is largely around nationalism, national security and this is what is getting echoed in their manifesto", said Sanjay Kumar, director of thinktank the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said election manifesto of Congress was aimed at securing the fourth generation of Nehru-Gandhi family while the one released by the BJP was development-oriented.

Earlier, on April 6, the prime minister had said Indian ruling party's attempt to win election through whipping up war hysteria and false claims of downing a Pakistan's F-16 aircraft has backfired.

"To kill terrorists right in their dens is policy of New India", he said.

Groups of Hindu nationalists are increasingly carrying out attacks against Muslims to protect revered cattle - known as "cow vigilante mobs" - killing 24 people since 2010.

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"Do you want a government whose remote control is in the hands of a dozen people", asked Modi attacking alliance of opposition parties.

"Modi addressed a public rally in Maharashtra's Latur where he said Congress was responsible for the creation of Pakistan adding that 'Congress manifesto and Pakistan speak the same language on Kashmir related issues". Congress has accused the BJP of using retaliatory air strikes on Pakistan as a political tool and has instead highlighted job creation, tackling farm distress and empowerment of women, among its top priorities.

Jaitley also cited an Indian airstrike against an alleged terrorist camp in Pakistan after a suicide bomber killed 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir in February as proof that the incumbents have taken a hard stand against terrorism.

BJP President Amit Shah has exuded confidence that the Narendra Modi government will come back to power after the Lok Sabha election.

Around 900 million will begin casting their votes starting on 11 April in a seven-phase polling process in India that will end with the announcement of its results on 23 May.

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi warned on Sunday that Islamabad had "reliable intelligence" that India would attack again this month.

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