Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday got here down closely on the Congress, alleging that they demonstrated their indifference in direction of the Northeast and its folks whereas mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi of their newest social media submit.
A video shared by the Congress on its official deal with on X, previously Twitter, allegedly confirmed a distorted map of India, with the complete Northeast area lacking.
Responding to the submit, Mr Sarma alleged that it appeared from the clip that the Congress has already bartered away the Northeast to a “international nation’.
Taking a screenshot of the Congress’s submit, Mr Sarma posted on X, “Appears the Congress celebration has secretly struck a deal to promote the complete land of the Northeast to some neighbouring nation. Is that this why Rahul went overseas? Or has the celebration given membership to Sharjeel Imam (a former scholar activist jailed beneath UAP(A) sections)?”
Additional, talking to ANI on Saturday, Mr Sarma referred to as on folks throughout the nation to pay attention to the Congress’s act and provides them a befitting reply in subsequent yr’s Lok Sabha elections.
“I noticed that tweet. It felt just like the Congress has given away our beloved Northeast area to China. They put out an India map from which the complete Northeast area had been reduce off. This can be a deliberate anti-national act. The folks of the Northeast and throughout the nation ought to pay attention to this and provides them a befitting reply (within the Lok Sabha elections subsequent yr),” the Assam CM advised ANI.
The controversial submit, was, in a method, the Congress’s tackle a well-known scene from the Bollywood movie ‘Deewar’.
The scene featured Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor, the 2 fundamental protagonists within the movie, in a fiery change, with the latter finally saying, “Mere paas maa hai’ (Mom is with me).
The Congress shared an animated video of that scene from ‘Deewar’, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi portrayed as Amitabh Bachchan and Rahul Gandhi depicted as Shashi Kapoor.
Within the video, PM Modi could possibly be heard saying “I’ve ED, police, energy, cash, pals… what do you will have?”
To this, Rahul Gandhi replies, “All the nation is with me.”
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