BJP MP from Bhopal Pragya Singh Thakur has ended up alluding to Mahatma Gandhi’s murderer Nathuram Godse as a “patriot” whereas attacking the Congress.
Thakur, an accused within the 2008 Malegaon blast case, on Tuesday night alleged that the Congress has at all times abused patriots.
Her remark got here within the wake of Congress chief Digvijaya Singhs comment terming Godse because the “first terrorist”.
“Congress has always abused patriots…termed them as ‘saffron terrorists’. Nothing is more vile than this and I dont want to say anything more on the issue,” Thakur informed reporters in Ujjain when requested about Singh’s comment on Godse.
In May 2019, through the Lok Sabha polls, Thakur had kicked up an enormous row by calling Godse a patriot, however apologised for it later and withdrew the assertion.
In November 2019, the BJP MP had tendered an apology within the Lok Sabha for making controversial feedback on Godse within the Lower House of Parliament.
Last Sunday, the Hindu Mahasabha opened a examine centre named after Godse in Gwalior, however closed it two days later following an intervention by the district administration.
The BJP MP arrived in Ujjain to participate in an ABVP (Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad) programme.
Thakur praised the BJP authorities in Madhya Pradesh for dealing strictly with stone-pelters who targetted rallies taken out for creating consciousness in regards to the upcoming Ram temple in Ayodhya.