Congress’s Rahul Gandhi took on mate and foe these days with a tweet, which, refereeing to the events at Ladakh, questioned, “questioned, “When will there be converse of nationwide security”. With a tweet or far more a day, the Congress main has been attacking the authorities considering the fact that June 15 — when 20 Indian soldiers were being killed in action at Galwan Valley during a clash with the Chinese troops, who have been making constant ingress into India.
The timing and the phrasing of the tweet — “Kab hogi rashtra raksha aur suraksha ki baat (when will we speak of nationwide stability and safety)” — reinforced the assault on the Key Minister. The write-up arrived shortly ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was to tackle the nation in is month to month radio deal with “Mann ki Baat”.
Sources in Mr Gandhi’s office environment claimed the tweet was also a response to ally Sharad Pawar, who — amid the Congress-BJP face-off over Ladakh — said yesterday that matters of national stability shouldn’t be politicized.
A single can’t fail to remember China had captured about 45,000 sq km of Indian territory just after the 1962 war, Mr Pawar had additional in a remark noticed as a dig at Congress. Mr Pawar’s Nationalist Congress Party and the Congress are partners in the Shiv Sena-led ruling alliance in Maharashtra.
“That land is continue to with China. I don’t know if they (China) have encroached on some place now once more. But when I make an allegation, I should also see what had transpired when I was there (in power). If these types of massive land was encroached on then, it are unable to be dismissed. It is a matter of national protection and it should not be politicised is what I really feel,” stated Mr Pawar, who managed previously the defence portfolio.
During the 1962 war, Mr Gandhi’s fantastic grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru was main the region — a reality that has been consistently cited by the BJP.
During an job interview with ANI these days, Union property minister Amit Shah mentioned the govt was completely ready for a discussion in parliament on the Ladakh problem.
“No one particular is shying absent from a dialogue… Enable us explore from ’62 until now. But at a time our jawans are battling it out at the border and the government has taken a tough stand, we really should not be giving out assertion that favour China and Pakistan,” Mr Shah experienced stated.