Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said chemistry has defeated arithmetic in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections which is a number game.
Elections are game of numbers, he said but added that this time the chemistry of people has an edge.
Addressing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers at a thanksgiving function in Varanasi on Monday, Modi said :“Some people say that politics is all about perception but we do not create perceptions. For us, transparency and hard work scores above everything else”.
The Prime Minister said that he remained complacent and relaxed during elections. it was because of the love and strength that Kashi gave him.
Elections were a festival of democracy that was celebrated by all, he said and added that there are many in politics whose profile runs into 50 pages. But, they are not connected to the poorest of the poor.
Modi said that it was the BJP which had maximum belief in democracy. “When we are in power, the opposition comes alive. Tripura, for years, had no opposition but now that BJP is in power, the opposition is vibrant,” he said.
The Prime Minister also thanked BJP President Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for their contribution in ensuring the BJP’s success in elections.