Gujarat Deputy Leader Minister Nitin Patel on Wednesday “warned” Congress leaders and MLAs for asking him to defect to the opposition birthday party with 15 BJP legislators to develop into the Leader Minister.
Mr Patel requested Congress leaders to chorus from spreading incorrect information and stated that he’s going to stay with the BJP until his closing breath.
His response got here mins after Congress MLA Bharatji Thakor, earlier than the graduation of Meeting consultation on Wednesday, informed the media that Patel can develop into the manager minister with the Congress’s improve if he switches facets with 15 BJP MLAs.
“I heard Thakor announcing the Congress is able to make me CM if I depart the BJP with 15 MLAs. I wish to inform them that I’m with the BJP for the reason that days of the Jan Sangh and no enticement can shake my integrity.
“From an elected member of municipality, the BJP made me the Deputy Leader Minister. The BJP is in my blood and in my center. I used to be born within the BJP and I will be able to die within the BJP,” Mr Patel stated.
Previous on March 2, any other Congress MLA, Virji Thummar, had additionally requested Patel to enroll in the Congress with 15 MLAs to develop into the manager minister.
Mr Patel stated such gives don’t seem to be new for him as he used to be requested to be part of former leader minister Shankersinh Vaghela’s Rashtriya Janata Celebration (RJP) and its executive right through the political coup of 1997.
“At the moment, too, I used to be given gives to go away the BJP and sign up for the RJP and its executive. Many BJP leaders and MLAs from Mehsana had then joined the RJP.
“However, I had determined to stick with the BJP regardless of getting many profitable gives. Other folks within the Congress have no idea me neatly. I’m a person of values. I will be able to by no means transfer facets for energy,” the 64-year-old BJP chief stated.
“I used to be with the Jan Sangh after which with the BJP since 1974. I’m caution all Congress leaders to chorus from spreading incorrect information about me.
“I warn them to not take my title once more. You don’t seem to be privy to my integrity and dedication,” Mr Patel stated.