New Delhi, Aug 05: The Congress opted at the present time for black-cloth protest to additional promote their appeasement politics as Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the muse of Ram Janambhoomi on at the present time two years in the past, Union Residence Minister Amit Shah on Friday stated.
“Congress selected at the present time for protest and wore black garments as a result of they need to give a refined message to additional promote their appeasement politics as a result of on at the present time itself PM Modi laid the muse of Ram Janambhoomi,” ANI quoted Shah in a tweet.
Sporting black garments, Congress leaders hit the streets on Friday to protest in opposition to worth rise and unemployment with a number of them, together with Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, being detained by police amid dramatic standoffs exterior Parliament and the AICC headquarters.
Congress MPs, together with former occasion chief Rahul Gandhi, staged a protest within the Parliament Home advanced after which proceeded to take out a march in direction of the Rashtrapati Bhawan as a part of the occasion’s nationwide stir in opposition to worth rise, the Items and Providers Tax (GST) hike on important objects and unemployment.
Urging Congress to be accountable, Shah stated, “Congress should co-operate as per the legislation. The matter is happening the idea of complaints which have been filed. So far as ED is anxious, everyone ought to respect the legislation and order state of affairs within the nation.”
The protesting MPs of the opposition occasion raised slogans in opposition to the federal government demanding that the GST hike on important objects be withdrawn, with occasion chief Sonia Gandhi standing with the ladies MPs holding a banner exterior gate #1 of Parliament. The protesters had been, nonetheless, stopped by the Delhi Police and never allowed to proceed in direction of the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Greater than 60 Congress MPs had been detained by the police throughout the occasion’s protest in Delhi in opposition to worth rise and unemployment and had been launched after about six hours, Congress basic secretary Jairam Ramesh stated.
Story first printed: Friday, August 5, 2022, 19:57 [IST]