Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at a rally in Uttar Pradesh today that his mother, 100, never queued up for her Covid vaccination, although “dynasties would do it”.
“Both my mother and I got the vaccine. She is 100 years old, but didn’t jump in line for the vaccine. She waited her turn and then got the vaccine,” Prime Minister Modi told a rally during a campaign in Amethi , around two o’clock. hour from Lucknow.
“She is 100 years old but has no comorbidities so didn’t even get the booster dose. If it’s the ‘parivar vadis (dynasties) ‘they would have made sure they all got the vaccine first,’ the prime minister said, targeting the Samajwadi party and congress.
PM Modi has the term “ghor parivar vadisto attack Samajwadi party leader Akhilesh Yadav and the Congress headed by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in this election in Uttar Pradesh.
He has also spoken of his government making Covid injections free for people, and has argued that vaccines would be sold, left to the dynasties.
A long stronghold of the Gandhi family, Amethi was the parliamentary constituency of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi until he lost to the BJP’s Smriti Irani in 2019.
Uttar Pradesh will vote in seven rounds, after which the results will be announced on March 10.