New Delhi, Senior BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the BJP is fighting for nation s victory, while Congress is fighting for its own victory.

Addressing an election rally in Hathaud village near Balod district of Chhattisgarh, Mr Modi said that the Congress and its allies are fighting elections to create a helpless government, while BJP is doing it to form a strong government. He said that when the government is strong, the country does not sit quietly after terror attacks.

Earlier, speaking at a public meeting at Sundergarh in Odisha this morning, Mr Modi said a strong government was the need of the hour to ensure a stable country.

He said the ruling BJD government in the state was obstructing the implementation of financial assistance to farmers and free treatment to the poor under Ayushman Bharat scheme.

Speaking at a rally in Nanded in Maharashtra, Mr Modi said the situation in the country today whether it is terrorism or Naxalism, is the creation of Congress and the NDA is extinguishing this fire.