Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India] April 30 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupnai has equated Google with mythological character Narada Muni. Also Read - Gujarat: 11 Students Test Positive For Coronavirus on First Day of School Reopening

Speaking at an event, Rupani on Sunday said, “Google is a source of information today. We can compare Narada Muni with Google as he had all the information of what was happening in the world. But, Narada gave information to many people but never gave information that would harm humanity.” Also Read - Gujarat: 13 Labourers Killed, 5 Injured After Truck Runs Over Them Near Surat

Rupani’s statement comes after Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb claimed that Internet existed in India during Mahabharat era. Also Read - Connecting India: PM Modi Flags Off 8 Trains to Statue of Unity | Check Full List, Routes And Timings Here

Speaking at a Regional Workshop on Computerisation and Reforms in Agartala on April 18, Deb said that the internet was invented by India lakhs of years ago.

“Internet and satellite communication had existed in the days of Mahabharata. How could Sanjaya (the charioteer of King Dhritarashtra) give a detailed account and description to the blind king about the battle of Kurukshetra? It means internet was there, the satellites and that technology was there in this country at that time,” Deb said. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.