TDN World Desk: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday accused the ruling Bharatiya Jaanata Party of creating communal disturbance in the country.
Addressing a meeting of Congress Worikg Committee the Congress Supremo made brought this severe charges against Modi steered BJP government.
“When we should be tackling the coronavirus unitedly, BJP continues to spread the virus of communal prejudice and hatred. Grave damage is being done to our social harmony. We have to work hard to repair that damage,” Ms Gandhi said.
For last two-three days BJP and other right wing outfits were trying put pressure on Sonia Gandhi regarding the lynching of 2 Sadhus in Palghar. Arnab Goswami row happened in the mean time. On Wednesday Congress gave call to arrest arnab Goswami. Two FIR were also lodged against Arnab. However, on Thursday the incident take sharp turn towards right-wing narrative when Arnab Goswami alleged that he and his wife were attacked by ‘two Congressi goons’ despite having under Y category security.
On thursday noon, Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi came up with fresh statement alleging the BJP of creating communal disharmony in the country.
Besides hitting out at BJP, the Congress has today raised several issues on tackling corona virus and lockdown situation. Issue of farmer and migrants workers were also put forward.