New Delhi, March 30: Senior Congress leader PC Chacko on Saturday said that “India is India today because of the planning and leadership of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru”.
While referring to the Gandhi family as India’s “first family”, he opined that the nation is obliged to them.
“Prime Minister Modi has kind of negative opinion for the first family of India, the first family of India is truly the first family of India. India is obliged to them…,” news agency ANI qouted Chacko as saying.
“The Prime Minister was speaking about India’s adventure in space. The fact is, India is India today because of the planning and leadership of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru”.
The Congress leader also claimed that PM Modi is not aware of the Country’s history.
“When India became free, what was the situation? (Narendra) Modi doesn’t know history. India was made self-sufficient through the green revolution, white revolution. Everything happened during Pandit Ji’s time (Nehru). Pandit Ji’s contribution and (Gandhi) family’s contribution cannot be erased.”