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Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday claimed that Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will be the next Prime Minister and nobody can stop that from happening.
"Nobody can stop Rahul Gandhi from becoming the Prime Minister of the country in 2019," Siddaramaiah exclaimed while speaking at the 84th Congress Plenary Session in Delhi earlier today.
The Chief Minister also expressed confidence in winning the upcoming Karnataka Assembly polls.
"I am confident that under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi we will come to power in Karnataka with a thumping majority. It will be a big pull and stepping stone for the upcoming elections," he noted.
Siddaramaiah further added that close to 90 percent of promises made in the election manifesto during 2013 Karnataka Assembly polls have been fulfilled by his government.
"Today with the blessings of Sonia Gandhi, Dr Manmohan Singh and Rahul Gandhi our government has fulfilled more than 90% of what was promised made in our manifesto. We made realistic promises," Siddaramaiah added.
(With inputs from ANI)