India’s Modi takes election battle to Gandhi citadel

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Indian opposition challenger Narendra Modi, riding a wave of popular anger against the ruling Congress party, took his battle to the Gandhi citadel on Monday, telling voters it was time to send the dynasty packing for its broken promises.Modi, in the final leg of a mammoth general election, took his campaign to the seat of Congress heir apparent Rahul Gandhi, breaking a tradition in which top politicians stay off each other’s home turf.Such has been the intensity of the campaign and the hostility between Modi and the Gandhis that he did not spare even Rahul’s father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, who was assassinated in 1991.”In 60 years, three generations have been wasted here. This family has destroyed your dreams. I have come to fulfill your dream,” the prime ministerial candidate of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) told a large crowd.

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