The Congress Party on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi\u2019s comment on former counterpart Dr. Manmohan Singh has lowered the level of politics. \u201cThe Prime Minister has lowered the level of politics through his speeches and also with his choice of words. He should have minded his words when he is talking about the former prime minister when the person held the economy for 10 years. What kind of message will it give to the future generation,\u201d Congress leader Ashok Chaudhary told ANI. Prime Minister Modi triggered an ugly spat with the Congress by caustically referring to his predecessor Dr Manmohan Singh as someone adept at "bathing with a raincoat on", a dig at Singh's alleged ability to avoid the taint of scams and controversies. You may also like to watch: [jwplayer bIVBV6eI] Replying to the motion on the President's address in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, Prime Minister Modi took on Singh who had slammed demonetisation as "organised loot and legalised plunder", and said though the former prime minister had been an insider in major economic decision-making for more than three decades, he had mastered the art of deflecting adverse comment.