"Congress has now become a laughing club," PM Modi

New Delhi, Nov 2: Prime minister Narenda Modi is addressing two election rallies in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. "I have worked extensively in Himachal Pradesh, very familiar with all cities and know each and every street here, " said PM Modi in Kangra.

Attacking Congress he said, HP CM is embroiled in corruption yet Congress in manifesto says there will be zero tolerance of corruption. Even a child won't believe it," adding, "There are 5 monsters in HP which we need to get rid off- Mining mafia,forest mafia,drug mafia,tender mafia and transfer mafia."

"Congress has now become a laughing club, they need to introspect why people are turning away from them across the country, " said PM Modi. Country is aware how the Doklam issue was dealt with, but the Congress even questioned that, PM said.

He will address another rally  in Dhaula Kuan in Paonta Sahib at 2 pm.

The prime minister will also address rallies in Sundernagar in Mandi, Rait in Shahpur and Palampur in Kangra district on November 4, and in Kullu and Una on November 5.

BJP president Amit Shah, who has already addressed six election meetings so far, will address more meetings in Una and Kangra on November 5.

Himachal Pradesh goes to polls on November 9.

News24Bureau with Agencies