Congress targets PM Modi after Meghalaya Governor’s ‘arrogant’ remark about him


File Pic: Satyapal Malik

NEW DELHI, Jan 3: After Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “smug”, senior Congress chief Mallikarjun Kharge requested on Monday whether or not Malik’s remarks had been true.
Mr. Kharge additionally shared a video clip on Twitter of Mr. Malik from a perform at Charkhi Dadri in Haryana, the place he’s saying that when he went to fulfill the Prime Minister on the difficulty of farmers, the latter was “smug” and had a struggle with him inside 5 minutes.
Mr. Malik claimed within the video that Mr. Modi was not prepared to simply accept that the farmers who had been protesting towards three agriculture legal guidelines of the Centre final yr died because of him and as an alternative, requested him to fulfill Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah.
“Meghalaya’s Governor Sri. Satya Pal Malik is on report saying PM was ‘smug’ on the difficulty of Farmers and Dwelling Minister Amit Shah known as the PM as ‘mad’. Constitutional authorities talking about one another with such contempt!” Mr. Kharge wrote on Twitter.
“Narendra Modi ji is that this true?” the Chief of Opposition within the Rajya Sabha requested.
Mr. Malik can be heard saying within the video clip that when he met r Shah, the latter instructed him that “folks have clouded his [Modi’s] imaginative and prescient” and he ought to maintain assembly the Prime Minister.
The Congress additionally shared Mr. Malik’s feedback on its Twitter deal with and alleged that it was because of Mr. Modi’s vanity that so many farmers died. (Businesses)