Image credit: Twitter
BJP Slams Cong President over ISIS Analogy Remark
BJP on Thursday hit back at Rahul Gandhi over his remark on terror group Islamic State and incidents of mob lynching during his speech in Germany’s Hamburg on Wednesday, saying that the Congress president never leaves an opportunity to tarnish India’s image during his foreign visits.The BJP alleged that the Congress president justified terrorism and “lied through his teeth” to attack the Modi government. Addressing a gathering at the Bucerius Summer School in Hamburg in Germany on Wednesday, Rahul Gandhi cited the example of ISIS to say that exclusion of a large number of people from the development process could lead to the creation of insurgent groups anywhere in the world. He also linked the incidents of lynching in India to joblessness and the lack of opportunities for the poor who, he said, were not being given equal opportunities.