Hours after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President called Rahul Gandhi ‘anti-national’ over the Congress leader’s remarks in London, Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge hit back saying that Rahul Gandhi is a true patriot who talks about democracy and is concerned about it. “Those who have made no contribution to the country’s freedom struggle are the real anti-nationals,” Kharge tweeted.
He added that the BJP wants to divert attention from pressing issues such as unemployment, price rise and the Adani-Hindenburg row and that is why they have raked up Rahul Gandhi’s comments on Indian democracy.
Citing instances of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
“He made such statements in South Korea, China and the US, and insulted the people of India,” the Congress