Won’t let RSS, Modi impose one idea in country: Rahul Gandhi in Chennai

DMK leaders are celebrating its chief M Karunandhi's 94 birthday as well as his diamond jubilee in Tamil Nadu Assembly.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 3, 2017 9:27 pm
Rahul Gandhi, Rahul in Chennai, M Karunanidhi, 94th Birthday, Rahul Gandi on Modi, Narendra modi, Demonetization, Indian express news, India news Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechur and others during the “94th birthday celebrations of DMK President M Karunanidhi” at a function in Chennai on Saturday. PTI Photo by R Senthil Kumar

After wishing DMK supremo M Karunanidhi on his 94th birthday, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday flayed PM Narendra Modi and RSS saying, “We will not allow RSS and Modi to impose one idea on India… we will not stand and watch their ridiculous ideas.” In a bid to cobble the opposition together ahead of Presidential polls and the subsequent 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Rahul Gandhi addressed a public gathering where he took on the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre for its demonetisation initiative last November saying it has wrecked the economy.

He also described Karunanidhi as the voice of Tamil Nadu, as opposed to Narendra Modi’s leadership, when he said, as quoted by news agency ANI, “When Karunanidhi ji speaks, it isn’t only he speaking, when he opens mouth it is the voice of people of Tamil Nadu that he is speaking.”

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and other leaders also greeted Karunanidhi on his birthday. Other leaders like Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Omar Abdullah, TMC’s Derek O’Brien, CPI(M)’s Sitaram Yechury, CPI’s D Raja were in Chennai to mark their respect for the senior most leader.

After being part of Congress-led UPA alliance for nine years, Karunanidhi quit in 2013. DMK leaders are celebrating its leader’s birthday as well as his diamond jubilee in Tamil Nadu Assembly.

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  1. R
    Jun 4, 2017 at 6:34 am
    No...we don't let you deshdrohies ruine our nation! Mind it you hybrid...te.rr.o.rist breader! If you come out to public for votes this time...they will sp.i.tt on your face for sure.
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      Chander Pal
      Jun 4, 2017 at 6:33 am
      What a collection of fused bulbs. And all the Bhakts who shiver at the mention of nationalism and Hindu rising. Enough of out and out Muslim Christian appea t. This expired sickularism has brought these persons together and are less enthuast to wish karunanidhi a great milestone achievement than to sing ultra negative Modi song. These are cheer leaders of JNU types, award wapsi walas, separatists and scams. They are dejected, have been rejected and have since evaporated by the voters. So don't know whose happy birthday is next.
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        Rock G
        Jun 4, 2017 at 5:41 am
        Guess that you want BJP to be like you.. a no idea man
        1. D
          Jun 4, 2017 at 5:17 am
          The pea-braimed monkeys of bjp/rss are scared to death of Rahul as they know that he will most definitely set their tails on fire
          1. G
            Jun 4, 2017 at 5:07 am
            Saint Rahul vs Barbarians (Rakshas Lynchers, Killers)
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