Narendra Modi in Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday arrived in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. During his visit to Sabarmati Ashram PM Modi delivered a speech and spoke on the topic of cow protection. He said that the current situation is painful. Significantly during his speech, PM got emotional while talking about cow protection and said, “Killing people in the name of Gau Bhakti is not acceptable. This is not something Mahatma Gandhi would approve.” PM Modi was delivering a speech to mark the centenary of the Sabarmati ashram and 150th birth anniversary of Shrimad Rajchandraji, a guru to Mahatma Gandhi. He further added, “Today I want to say a few words and express sadness on some of the things going on. No person in this nation has the right to take the law in his or her own hands in this country. Violence never has and never will solve any problem.” PM Modi said, “Let’s all work together. Let’s create the India of Mahatma Gandhi’s dreams. Let’s create an India our freedom fighters would be proud of.”On the statement by PM, Twitter was flooded with the reactions of the Twitterati. Take a look at best picks:
Ravik Ganguly @gravity22998
PM Modi says that it’s “extremely shameful and painful” to see people getting killed by cow vigilantes.
Thank You for saying this!
अंकित जैनVerified account @indiantweeter
Being an ardent PM modi supporter I must say today’s speech on Cow Vigilante was a step towards statesmanship and PM of this great nation.
fearless voice @voice_fearless
Mr modi ,if govt cannot prevent cow slaughtering ,people wonot wait for ur permission to take arms in their hand.
Madhukar Lohe @mlohe
Modi’s position as an PM it is ok.there shd be law to protect cow in entire India.
Noorudeen T @prudentnoor
haha… But modi is supporting cow vigilantes with his ultra slience
Real hypocrite modi’s words – no depth in it, he only made cow ???? law now he says sorry? Crocodiles tears
Hitanshi ???????? @hitanshivaghel1
PM Modi has spoken about killing in the name of Cow is wrong Now congress will become cow rakhsak just to prove him wrong.!! #NotInMyName
Now that PM Modi has spoken against violence in the name of cow protection, time for Liberals to shift gear & become Gau Rakshaks themselves
our apolitical relatives who ‘ve some conscience&were getting defensive about cow& this govt.
They iwll now say modi criticised NAA.
Jeetu Soni @sonijeetu99
Modi Ji strongly condemned Gow-rakshak
As a PM we respect his view
But ” when we see any one kill cow ” we defined punish him
PARAM JEET SINGH @sovereignsikh
question is this Mr.Modi that those who have done crime in the name of cow will be punished r not ?
Girish R Edathitta @girionnet
‘Killing in the name of cow worship is not acceptable,’ says PM #Modi . Somebody told him the reality
Amarjeet Singh Deo @amarsdeo
Liberal brigade is victoriously celebrating Modi’s criticism of #cow #vigilantes. Modi simply condemned violence, didn’t concede defeat