Gandhi, addressing a press conference in Delhi after the assembly election results, also said that "PM Modi is unable to take the pressure coming from the Opposition."
It has been a bipolar contest between the BJP and the Congress for the past 25 years and this time around, too, it was no different in the desert state.
The former JD (U) leader had on Thursday stoked a controversy after he called the Rajasthan chief minister “fat”, while appealing to voters in the poll-bound state to not vote for BJP.
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Yadav, who founded the Loktantrik Janata Dal earlier this year, sparked a controversy on Thursday as he described the Rajasthan CM as 'fat' at an election rally in Alwar.
"There is huge resentment among people against Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. Asking about mother and father of anyone can be an issue of criticism, but it cannot be an issue of doing politics," Gehlot told reporters.
Chidambaram said demonetisation and the ill-conceived Goods and Services Tax (GST) destroyed millions of jobs, pushed the small traders and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) into debts.
The 199 seats of the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly go to polls on December 7 and results will be declared on December 11.
"I am here to fight and win the election and not to contest for the sake of contesting," said Congress candidate Manvendra Singh, son of former BJP leader Jaswant Singh.
The counting of votes for Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram will take place on December 11, along with that of Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Telangana
The manifesto was unveiled by Union ministers Arun Jaitley and Prakash Javadekar, and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, in the presence of BJP leaders and workers here.
The Prime Minister also attacked the Congress for its alleged casteist remarks and said issues relating to the people do not bother the party.
Polls for the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly will be held on December 7 and the results will be declared on December 11.
Vasundhara Raje has been representing Jhalrapatan seat in the House of 200 assembly seats since 2003.
Elections in Rajasthan will be held on December 7. Counting of votes will take place on December 11.
Zika is caused by the aedes aegypti mosquito, which also transmits dengue and chikungunya and breeds in open, stagnant water.
The decisions came months ahead of the Assembly elections in Rajasthan, which currently has a BJP government headed by chief minister Vasundhara Raje.
The High Court had earlier asked the prosecution counsel to place before it the notification by which the court was set up.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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