The BJP spokesperson, Sambit Patra, hit back at Congress MP Rahul Gandhi’s recent comments on the Kashmir issue. Patra argued that the tricolor is now waving high in Jammu and Kashmir due to the Modi government’s good governance. He also accused the Gandhi family of being weak on national security and prioritizing power over responsibility.
Rahul Gandhi’s Visit to Jammu and Kashmir
During his recent visit to Jammu and Kashmir, Rahul Gandhi spoke about the Kashmir issue and criticized the government’s policies. However, Sambit Patra argued that the tricolor was not waving in the region earlier, and it is now due to the Modi government’s efforts.
Tricolor on Lal Chowk: A Symbol of Good Governance
Patra also pointed out that the tricolor is now proudly hoisted at Lal Chowk, which is a significant symbol of good governance. He attributed this to the Modi government’s policies, which have brought stability to the region and empowered the people.
Gandhi Family’s Weakness on National Security
Sambit Patra accused the Gandhi family of being weak on national security and reminded everyone of their meetings with Chinese officials during the Doklam standoff. He also pointed out an agreement made by Sonia and Rahul Gandhi with Xi Jinping in 2008.
India’s Competence Under PM Modi’s Leadership
The BJP spokesperson also asserted that under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership, India is now a competent country. He emphasized that India has a capable army that has a free hand to safeguard the country’s sovereignty.
Gandhi Family’s Prioritization of Power over Responsibility
Finally, Sambit Patra accused the Gandhi family of prioritizing power over responsibility. He argued that they are only interested in gaining power and shirking their responsibilities. The BJP is laying lotus petals in this session so that the Gandhi family can run on them, he quipped.
In summary, the BJP’s response to Rahul Gandhi’s recent comments on Kashmir focuses on the tricolor waving high in the region and attributes it to the Modi government’s good governance. The party spokesperson also criticized the Gandhi family’s weakness on national security and prioritization of power over responsibility.