PM Modi ensured safety of Tamils in Sri Lanka: BJP President
Ahead of upcoming Tamil Nadu elections, BJP President J. P. Nadda has said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the first PM who visited Jaffna and ensured safety of Tamil minorities.
According to ANI News, Nadda has said this while speaking at a public meeting at Modakurichi in Erode today.
“PM Modi is the first PM to visit Jaffna in Sri Lanka. He visited bombarded houses, got them reconstructed. He also sent Minister S Jaishankar to Sri Lanka and ensured that Tamil minorities were safe. Stalin never condemned Karuppar Koottam,” said Nadda.
“PM Modi has brought Tamil Nadu in the mainstream. In the 13th Finance Commission, Tamil Nadu got only Rs 94,000 crores. While in the 14th Finance Commission under PM Modi, the state got Rs 5.42 lakh crores, which was 4.5 times more,” he said.
“Eleven medical colleges have been given to Tamil Nadu, the highest number in the nation,” he added.