Congress MP Rajiv Shukla on Tuesday slammed DMK MP DNV Senthilkumar S for his controversial comment in opposition to folks hailing from the Hindi heartland.
“The politics of DMK is different. Congress does not agree with their politics. Congress believes in ‘Sanatana Dharma’ and ‘Gaumata’ as well. We believe in moving forward with people from all religions,” Rajiv Shukla advised the media.
#WATCH | On ‘Gaumutra’ comment by DMK MP DNV Senthilkumar S, Congress MP Rajiv Shukla says “The politics of DMK is different. Congress does not agree with their politics. Congress believes in ‘Sanatana Dharma’ and ‘Gaumata’ as well. We believe in moving forward with people from… pic.twitter.com/65gZEBBVx4
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Whereas talking within the Lok Sabha, D N V Senthilkumar acknowledged that individuals on this nation ought to imagine that the BJP’s affect is proscribed to profitable elections “in the heartland states of Hindi and what we generally called as gaumutra states” throughout a dialogue on two laws pertaining to Jammu and Kashmir within the Decrease Home.
The remarks are made in opposition to the backdrop of some characterising the outcomes of the latest meeting elections as a “North-South divide,” following the Congress’ victory in Telangana and the BJP’s crushing victories in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh.
“You (BJP) cannot come to South India. You see all the results of what happens in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. We are very strong over there,” Senthilkumar mentioned throughout his handle within the Lok Sabha.
“We will not be surprised if you have an option of converting all these states into Union territories so that you can come into indirect power because you can never dream of setting foot over there and taking control of all the southern states,” he added.
BJP leaders protested in opposition to the insult to North Indians by DMK MP D N V Senthilkumar and requested Congress chief Rahul Gandhi if he agreed with the controversial insulting remarks of its INDI alliance accomplice.
Addressing the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao urged the Tamil Nadu authorities to register a case in opposition to these making “hate speeches” in opposition to Sanatan Dharma and take away them from their posts.