The former BJP chief and senior leader Rajnath Singh today alleged that Congress was responsible for backwardness of Muslims in the country. “After independence, the Congress and its policies are responsible for backwardness of Muslims in the
country,” he told an election rally here. The former BJP chief also lashed out at the Congress on the issue of corruption.
Turning to the ruling SP'>BSP, he said Chief Minister and party supremo Mayawati tried to clean her image by sacking tainted ministers. However, “she fully knows that a Minister cannot do a scam without CM’s knowledge”, the former BJP chief said.