Bokaro | Jagran News Desk: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that the BJP-led NDA government will implement the National Register of Citizens (NRC) across the country as every citizen has a right to know about the illegal immigrants in the country.

Addressing an election rally in Jharkhand’s Bokaro, the Defence Minister said that the government will also built a grand temple in Ayodhya, as promised in the manifesto.

“We'll implement National Register of Citizens (NRC) across all state of country. Every Indian has a right to know who are the illegal immigrants in their land. Some parties find our fault in this as well, they accuse us of being communal,” he said.

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“We are going to build a grand temple of Lord Ram at the birthplace of Ramlalla, as promised by us in every manifesto. Some parties used to mock us on this promise, but now none can stop us from building the temple,” he added.

Speaking about the ongoing elections in the state, Rajanth said that he is confident that the BJP will get a clear majority in the state and will form the government in Jharkhand.

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“It has become evident after 1st phase of polling in Jharkhand that Bharatiya Janata Party will form govt in Jharkhand will full majority. None can point fingers at BJP's Prime Minister, Ministers or Chief Ministers that they're corrupt,” he said.

The Assembly Elections are going on in Jharkhand. The first phase of voting ended on Saturday with 62.87 per cent turnout. The first phase of the polling was held in 13 constituencies across six districts.

The constituencies where polling was held on Saturday were -- Chatra, Gumla, Bishunpur, Lohardaga, Manika, Latehar, Panki, Daltonganj, Bishrampur, Chhatarpur, Hussainabad, Garhwa and Bhawanathpur.

The rest of the four phases for the 81-member assembly will be held on December 7, 12, 16 and 20 while the results will be announced on December 23.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma