High Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reiterated the ‘Rajiv Gandhi unfriendly no. 1’ jibe and dared Congress to fight polls in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab within the feeble prime minister’s name.
Modi’s bid came a day after the verbal duel between united Opposition and BJP leaders over his assertion. While the Opposition slammed him for making this kind of assertion in opposition to the “man who died for the nation”, the saffron celebration and its allies supported Modi’s assertion.
Addressing a rally in Jharkhand’s Chaibasa on Monday, the prime minister said, “About a days within the past I called a member of the
household unfriendly #1 and so that they started crying. The extra these folks yowl, the an identical ancient truth will doubtless be known to on the present time’s technology. Youths of the 21st century must still also know how a nation was looted within the final century.”
Hard Congress from the rally stage, Modi said, “In the following half of Lok Sabha elections, when Punjab, Delhi and Bhopal will vote, strive looking for votes in Rajiv Gandhi’s name who’s accused of corruption within the Bofors case. I am hoping the Congress will accept the difficulty.”
My commence bid to Congress.
Fight elections within the name of the feeble PM related to Bofors in:
Delhi and Punjab, the save innocent Sikhs had been butchered in his reign.
Bhopal, the save he helped Warren Anderson wing after the substandard Gasoline Tragedy.
— Chowkidar Narendra Modi (@narendramodi)Would possibly maybe 6, 2019
Reacting to the prime minister’s comments, Rahul Gandhi said, “PM has been speaking about my father for the reason that day previous to this. Let him no matter he desires to about me, my mother, my father and my grandmother. I will acknowledge to your (PM’s) detest with like. I had hugged you with like in Parliament too. And this like will originate you lose on Would possibly maybe 23.”
Modi’s remarks drew standard condemnation from Congress and other opposition leaders who felt the prime minister lowered the honor of his workplace by making such comments a few feeble PM, who will not be any longer alive.
The Congress chief answered to him with “like and a extensive hug” and said he must still anticipate his ‘karma’ to gain up. Gandhi said that though Modi was projecting his beliefs about himself onto Rajiv Gandhi, he would no longer give you the option to present protection to himself, and that the fight for him is over.
The BJP, however, said every be conscious Modi had said about Rajiv Gandhi was honest and that the Congress chief was rattled due to his celebration’s impending defeat in Lok Sabha polls.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley wondered why Rahul Gandhi gets panicked when considerations on integrity of the Rajiv Gandhi-led govt are raised. He said the Congress chief thinks that “dynast” doesn’t want to acknowledge any query despite the indisputable fact that he can attack Modi, a man of extreme integrity.
“Why is Rahul Gandhi so panicked if the integrity considerations of the Rajiv Gandhi govt are raised? Why did Ottavio Quattrocchi safe kickbacks in Bofors? Who was the Q’ connection? No acknowledge has attain,” Jaitley said.
He said that feeble prime minister Indira Gandhi was also assassinated and yet the Congress is wondered about the Emergency and the Operation Blue Celebrity.