Responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s jibe made throughout the Finances Session, senior Congress chief P Chidambaram on Wednesday referred to as himself a proud ‘andolan jeevi’ (one who thrives on protests) and the quintessential ‘andolan jeevi’, in response to him, was Mahatma Gandhi.
“I’m a proud andolan jeevi. The quintessential andolan jeevi was Mahatma Gandhi,” Chidambaram tweeted.
This comes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on Monday stated a brand new neighborhood has come up within the nation — andolan jivi — who could be noticed in each protest and are parasite for the nation.
“We’re properly conscious of some phrases like ‘Shram Jivi’ and ‘Buddhi Jivi’. However, I’m seeing that from a while a brand new entity has come up on this country- ‘Andolan Jivi’. This neighborhood could be noticed wherever there’s a protest, be it agitation by attorneys, college students, or labourers, generally on the forefront and generally from behind. They can not dwell with out protests. We’ve to determine such folks and defend the nation from them. They’re parasites,” PM
Modi had stated whereas replying to the movement of thanks on President’s deal with in Rajya Sabha.
Farmers have been protesting at completely different borders of the nationwide capital since November 26 final 12 months towards the three newly enacted farm legal guidelines: Farmers’ Produce Commerce and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Safety) Settlement on Value Assurance and farm Companies Act 2020 and the Important Commodities (Modification) Act, 2020.
(With ANI inputs)