New Delhi, Sep 27 : To discuss the present security situation in the country, Congress demanded a special session of parliament to the BJP-led NDA government over its “inappropriate response” to the Uri terror attack.
The main opposition party has sought “considerable scaling down” of the Pakistan high commission in Delhi, withdrawal of most favoured nation (MFN) status to thThe Congress has put up its pressure on the BJP-led NDA government on Monday over its “inappropriate response” to the Uri terror attack, demanding a special session of Parliament to discuss the present security situation in the country.
“India is looking weak as having failed to deliver meaty blows to Pakistan. TheSecurity situation is under serious threat and the nation wants concrete actions against the Pakistan, a rogue state flourishing both under the government and military,” Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi said. “Extreme situations demand extreme decisions. An aimless political strategy is not a synonym for strategic restraint.”
The party also demanded to take up a quick decision on Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti’s asylum request. “Why is there a delay in considering and finalising the asylum request of Bugti? If we have reasons not to grant, reject it but otherwise, why keep it hanging?” Singhvi said.
The Congress has consistently asked PM Narendra Modi to fix the accountability for “lapses” that led to the death of 18 soldiers in a fidayeen attack at the Uri Brigade headquarters in Kashmir on September 18.