NEW DELHI: NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has targeted BJP MP Sadhvi Pragya Thakur and described her as a ‘terrorist’. Reacting to his latest praise of Nathuram Godse calling him a patriot, Rahul said that he shows the heart of BJP and RSS and it cannot be hidden.
Thakur created a ruckus in the lower house of Parliament during a statement by DMK member A Raja on Wednesday by Nathuram Godse with a comment as to why he killed Mahatma Gandhi.
Rahul Gandhi said that, “What she’s saying is the heart of RSS and BJP, what can I say? It cannot be hidden. I don’t need to waste my time seeking action against that woman.” is.”
In a later tweet, Rahul Gandhi wrote, “Terrorist Pragya calls terrorist Godse a patriot. A sad day in the history of India’s Parliament”.
Till the Lok Sabha elections, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur got into a big controversy when she described Godse as “patriot”. The BJP issued him a show cause notice and she refrained from commenting further on Godse. She also apologized for her statement.
PM Modi then said, “The comment about Gandhiji or Nathuram Godse is very bad and very wrong for the society …. He has apologized but I will never be able to forgive her.”