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Why it is necessary to remember and reflect on our history of mass violence

Those baying for the blood of Sam Pitroda must also think about the need to remember and reflect on our history of mass violence and our own thoughtlessness towards it.

'You should be ashamed': In Punjab, Rahul Gandhi hits out at Pitroda for remarks on 1984 riots

"Pitroda ji, what you had said was completely wrong and you should be ashamed of yourself. You should seek a public apology," Rahul Gandhi said while addressing a rally in Punjab's Khanna.

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For West Delhi anti-Sikh riots survivors, elections ‘reopen old wounds’, ‘make them trump cards’

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Most Sikh voters feel betrayed by the Aam Aadmi Party over its keenness to enter into an alliance with the Congress.

'Completely out of line...must apologise': Rahul on Sam Pitroda's remark on anti-Sikh riots

Congress came under heavy criticism after Pitroda, a close aide of Gandhi and Overseas Congress' head, stirred up a hornet's nest after he reportedly said, “So what, it happened” about the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Sam Pitroda’s hua toh hua remark on 1984 riots shows Congress mentality, says PM Modi

Addressing a rally at Rohtak in Haryana on the last day of campaigning for Phase 6, Modi, referring to the Congress, said “such people need to be taught a lesson on May 12” when 59 Lok Sabha seats go to polls across seven states including Haryana and Delhi.

'Completely twisted, misrepresented': Congress' Sam Pitroda apologises for 1984 riots remark

"For BJP, riots are vote garnering exercise in every election, instead of ensuring justice and closure. People should see through this Machiavellian game of deception, distraction and distortion by Shri Narendra Modi," the party statement read.

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'Shows Congress' arrogance': PM Modi attacks Sam Pitroda's 'hua to hua' remark on anti-Sikh riots 

On Thursday, Pitroda, a close aide of Rahul Gandhi and Overseas Congress' head, stirred up a hornet's nest after he reportedly said, "So what, it happened" about the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Sam Pitroda's 1984 riots remark: Will Rahul Gandhi 'oust his Guru', asks Arun Jaitley

According to news agency ANI, when asked about BJP's claims that instructions to "kill" in 1984 had come from former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, Pitroda had said, "It happened in 1984, so what".

Rahul Gandhi not a pappu but very educated and intelligent: Sam Pitroda

"I have great confidence in Rahul, contrary to what BJP has been saying against him for the last ten years. He is not pappu. He is a highly educated, intelligent young man," Sam Pitroda said.

Priyanka Gandhi's own decision not to contest from Varanasi: Sam Pitroda

Speculation over Priyanka Gandhi's electoral debut from Modi's constituency ended Thursday when the Congress fielded Ajay Rai, a political lightweight, from the Uttar Pradesh constituency.

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