New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Congress leader Ahmed Patel after emerging victorious in the high-pitch battle between the BJP and Congress over the Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat said “BJP stands exposed of personal vendetta and political terror”.
“Satyameva Jayate. This is not just my victory. It is a defeat of the most blatant use of money power, muscle power and abuse of state machinery,” said Patel on Twitter.
“I want to thank each and every MLA who voted for me despite unprecedented intimidation and pressure from BJP. They voted for an inclusive India,” he added.
Patel also thanked party President Sonia Gandhi for the victory.
He also said it was one of his most difficult elections. “This was a tough election, but we fought it like a family.”
Patel also said: “BJP stands exposed of personal vendetta and political terror. People of Gujarat will give them a befitting reply in this year’s election.”
He also said that Congress party will be strengthened and emerge victorious in future elections under the leadership of party Vice President Rahul Gandhi.