Addressing a rally in Chikmagalur, Gandhi assailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for choosing a chief ministerial candidate who had been to jail.
Gandhi also accused the Centre of bungling the Rafale fighter jet deal with France and taking it away from a public sector enterprise in Bengaluru.
He said unlike his predecessors, including former Prime Minister A B Vajpayee and Indira Gandhi who were empathetic and kind to people and took the country forward without boasting their performance, Mr Modi and the BJP was spreading hatred among the people.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for peddling lies in the name of religion. He is insulting your parents, poor farmers, labourers, small businessmen of India.
The development of the country has not happened in the last two years.
Party Leader Ghulam Nabi said the election of CWC in Congress history has taken place for a couple of times now and most of the times it was left to Congress President to constitute the CWC.
The Congress president will arrive in Mangaluru Tuesday and spend three hours visiting Rosario Church, Gokarnanatheshwara temple - Gokarnath is a form of Shiva - and Ullal Dargah, the shrine of Sayyid Muhammed Shareeful Madani who was believed to have come to Mangaluru from Saudi Arabia 500 years ago, floating across the sea on a piece of cloth. "Modi should stop insulting the common man". "If he can waive off Rs. 25 lakh crore worth loans of big industrialists, why can't he help farmers?" he asked at a public rally in Karnataka's coastal Udupi district.
Five state-run banks were started in Udupi district and the Congress has ensured the services of the banks reached every corner of the country, he added.
Rahul along with Karnataka CM and other senior Congress leaders interacted with the fishermen community of Thenka Yermal, Udupi.
Walking in the footsteps of his grandmother, Gandhi visited a temple in Sringeri and then went to Sharadamba Temple in Sharada Peeth and met the members of the Sringeri mutt. Were the services of this company used by Congress in the Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh and North East elections?