Union minister Smriti Irani on Monday purchased a plot of land in Amethi to make a house for herself and, in an obvious dig at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, stated no MP from right here ever made the constituency his house.
Without taking names, she stated the historical past is witness to the truth that no Amethi MP ever constructed his house and stayed right here. “The individuals of Amethi all the time questioned if their MP would ever reside right here after constructing his house,” she claimed whereas speaking to reporters.
Irani had received the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from Amethi after defeating the then MP, Rahul Gandhi. “During the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, I had promised that I might make my house right here and do all my work from right here. For this I’ve bought a plot of land registered,” she added.
Irani purchased the land at Medan Mawai space of Gauriganj in Amethi for a sum of ₹12 lakh and bought it registered right here on Monday. “I’ve been residing in a rented lodging right here until now,” she stated, including she would invite all of the individuals from her constituency in the course of the “bhoomi poojan” for the development of her house right here.
She stated she had promised to arrange a medical faculty and a military college in Amethi apart from getting constructed a bypass street for town. She stated she has fulfilled all her guarantees until now.