He was speaking at a function titled “India’s Grand Narrative”, organised by the Virat Hindustan Sangam here.
“Economic development is not going to bring in votes. (Former prime minister Atal Bihari) Vajpayeeji used ‘India Shining’ as his government’s campaign motto but failed. The BJP promised reassertion in its faith (Hindutva) and a corruption-free government. Hence, it won so many seats in 2014,” the Rajya Sabha member said, adding, “Hindutva is going to help the BJP.”
Swamy said the ruling party had started honouring the promises it had made to the electorate, adding that it needed another five years to finish the task.
“I will not say that we have fulfilled all the promises we made in 2014, but we have…