Parties slam Jayalalithaa over decision to release Rajiv Gandhi killers

Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury termed decision "bizarre" and questioned motive behind.

Supreme Court had commuted death sentence of three convicts in case to life term. Supreme Court had commuted death sentence of three convicts in case to life term.
New Delhi | Updated: February 20, 2014 7:31 pm

over the issue of whether Rajiv Gandhi’s killers should be released.

The roots of Congress are “very, very deep” in Tamil Nadu due to the values and principles propagated by the party, he said.

“We do not play politics with terrorism. We do not give any quarter to it. Acts of terror directed at Indian citizens must be firmly resisted. We do not see any difference in one kind of terrorism from another,” he said.

First Published on: February 20, 2014 7:30 pmSingle Page Format
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