Rahul Gandhi while addressing the party workers at Amethi said that the work of the opposition is easy and the most enjoyable. This was his maiden visit to Amethi after the results of the Lok Sabha polls was announced in which Smriti Irani replaced him as the MP of the Amethi constituency. However, Gandhi simultaneously won from Waynad.
“Narendra Modi is Prime Minister, Yogi ji is Chief Minister & Member of Parliament is from BJP (Smriti Irani). We have to do the work of opposition now. You know that the work of opposition is most enjoyable, it is easy. You now have to do the work of the opposition in Amethi”, said Gandhi.
He continued, “You know the condition of the economy, employment, corruption so there is no dearth of issues. Every party workers need to get connected to the people of Amethi.”
He also assured party workers that he would be there whenever Amethi needs him, whether at night or at 4 in the morning.
“I am an MP from Wayanad, I have to devote time to Wayanad, but I would give time to you as well. Please do not think I will not come here. I will keep on coming. I was Amethi MP for 15 years, I have old ties with Amethi. Whenever Amethi would need me, be it at night or 4 in the morning, I would be here,” Gandhi said further.
Rahul also said that his relationship with Amethi is personal and he will never leave Amethi.