A day after coming down heavily on PM Narendra Modi for following some people on Twitter who post abusive messages, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Friday gave embarrassing moments to the party by retweeting a poster that had offensive language against the PM.
Taking an apparent dig at PM Modi and his followers, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh posted a meme on the social media, which had a picture of the Prime Minister carrying sentences of abusive humour.
Digvijaya Singh alleged that the NDA government is protecting all accused connected with the RSS in blast cases
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday appealed to former party leader Shankersinh Vaghela to support Ahmed Patel in the Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections. Taking to Twitter, Singh told Vaghela, who quit from all party posts last month, that whatever issues he has with the party can be resolved within.
Several Telangana Congress leaders were learnt to be unhappy with Singh as he was not concentrating much on Telangana and mostly making his presence felt on social media by taking digs at the ruling TRS,CM K Chandrasekhar Rao and his son K T Rama Rao.
Referring to a video of a purported narco-test related to the train blast, being shown on a TV channel, BJP’s Shiv Pratap Shukla alleged that there was Pakistani involvement in the blast. He said the terror attack on the train was carried out by Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Toiba and SIMI.
As he reeled out past and present budget numbers, and statistics pertaining to various programmes of his ministry, restless Opposition members began making noises and requested him to conclude. Even Deputy Chairperson P J Kurien got impatient. At one point, he even threatened to switch his mike off.
Digvijaya Singh said the MP farmers had faced bullets on the centenary of the Champaran agitation, in which Mahatma Gandhi had raised his voice against British exploitation
Vij had further stated that with the rising cases of terror attacks involving Muslims, the Congress wanted terrorism cases against Hindus too for political benefits.
We have always supported the government and the armed forces in matters of national security. Unlike the BJP, we do not politicise matters of national security, said Singh.
Pandey and Digvijaya had alleged that the original excel sheet seized from Vyapam official and main accused Nitin Mohindra was tampered with to remove the name of the CM.
Digvijay Singh triggered a row earlier this week when, in a series of tweets, he accused Telangana Police of running a fake website to trap Muslim youths.
Digvijaya Singh’s role as AICC general secretary had come in for criticism after the Goa results, as the BJP, which came second in the elections, managed to cobble a coalition
They also trooped into the Well of the House, shouting slogans such as ‘Loktantra ki hatya band karo, band karo’ (Stop the murder of democracy).
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