Lambasting Nationwide Convention (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah after a latest assertion the place he expressed hope of reinstating Article 370 with China’s assist in Jammu and Kashmir (J&Okay), the BJP urged him to “go and settle at anywhere he pleases” if it irks him a lot. The BJP termed Farooq Abdullah’s comment “seditious and anti-national” including he had grow to be a “hero in China”.
BJP nationwide spokesperson Sambit Patra stated that the Nationwide Convention MP and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir in an interview to a TV channel acknowledged that “with China’s help”, Article 370 of the Structure, which conferred particular standing to Jammu and Kashmir, shall be restored.
Addressing a press convention on the get together workplace, Patra claimed Abdullah has additionally justified China’s latest aggression on the Line of Precise Management (LAC) by saying that the abrogation of Article 370 by the Indian parliament has irked and disturbed the communist nation.
Underlining that Article 370 was abrogated in a “constitutional method” by the Indian parliament, the BJP chief stated, “Abdullah remarks are seditious and anti-national.”
Patra stated it’s painful and worrisome former chief minister and sitting MP makes such an announcement and “justifies the expansionist perspective of China”.
Parliamentarians from opposition events have the appropriate to assault and criticise the federal government, however “does it go well with a sitting MP to talk towards the pursuits of his personal nation out of frustration towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi”, he stated.
Drawing parallels between the remarks of Abdullah and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, Patra stated they each have the same mindset and are two sides of the identical coin.
“It’s not simply Farooq Abdullah who makes such statements. Rahul Gandhi additionally does so. In case you look again into historical past and hearken to the latest statements of Rahul Gandhi, you will discover that each these leaders are two sides of the identical coin,” Patra stated.
He stated that by questioning the Balakot airstrike, Rahul Gandhi had grow to be a hero in Pakistan and, equally, with the latest remarks “Abdullah has grow to be a hero in China.
(With inputs from PTI)