Himachal Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Satpal Singh Satti made a revolting slur at Rahul Gandhi while tending to a rally in Solan in Shimla Lok Sabha constituency. Assaulting Rahul Gandhi, Satpal Satti said that the Congress chief ought not call PM Narendra Mod a ‘chor [thief]’ when his whole family is out on bail.
Satpal Satti likewise said that if Rahul Gandhi can call the PM, who considers himself a chowkidar (guardian), a cheat then “I am additionally allowed to mishandle him [Rahul Gandhi]”.
“Rahul Gandhi is out on bail, his mom is out on bail, his brother by marriage is out on bail, but he considers the leader a ‘chor’ [thief]. Modi ji isn’t even on bail, there is no argument against him then who are you to call him [Modi] a chor like any judge?” Satpal Satti stated, including, “A Punjabi man requested that I pass on this to you with overwhelming sadness that on the off chance that this present nation’s ‘chowkidar’ [watchman] is a ‘chor’, at that point you are a m********.”
The comment has incensed the Congress, who has requested a statement of regret from the BJP leader. The state unit of the Congress said that they would document an objection with the Election Commission if Satpal Satti neglects to apologize for his slur at Rahul Gandhi.
Naming the comments as “disgraceful”, Himachal Pradesh Congress representative Naresh Chauhan stated, “The legislature has flopped over the most recent five years and they are talking this way. The open dislikes this sort of language. It is disgraceful the manner in which remarks are being made on pioneers. Satpal Satti and the BJP must apologize.”
Modi had pronounced himself as the ‘chowkidar’ who looks out for the nation’s outskirts and riches while crusading amid 2014 Lok Sabha decisions, and a similar thought was utilized for the BJP battle “Principle Bhi Chowkidar” amid the continuous general races.
The Congress, in any case, has countered his case to claim that “chowkidar chor hai [the gatekeeper is a thief]”, alluding to the supposed trick in Rafale warrior stream manage France. Congress has asserted inconsistencies in the Rafale bargain.