Lucknow, May 10: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Friday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “laughable and immature” accusations of casteism against the SP-BSP alliance.
“When Modi is left with nothing against the SP-BSP alliance, he alleges us of being casteist, it is laughable and immature. How can those who suffered from casteism be casteist?”, she said.
Mayawati further added “He is not an OBC by birth, the whole country knows. He has not dealt with the caste discriminations. He should not say such things about our alliance”.
The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister accused PM Modi of “using casteism as a tool to fulfill is political aspirations”.
“Would RSS ever allow Narendra Modi to become PM if he belonged to backward class by birth? The country knows what RSS did to Kalyan Singh,” She questioned.
While addressing a rally in Azamgarh Yesterday, the Prime Minister, in a scathing attack on Mahagathbandhan, stated, “The people who have indulged in vote-bank and casteist politics had put India under duress. These people had given an opportunity to Pakistan to get away with a lot of misdeeds with regards to our country. After 2014, the terrorist attacks stopped and how were the terrorists limited to some parts of Jammu and Kashmir.