The BJP HRD Minister Smriti Irani and other BJP leaders targetted Rahul Gandhi in Parliament yesterday to which vice president of Congress Party Rahul Gandhi has replied that he will answer in Parliament and the “entire country will know the truth.” ..
“The government has directed false allegations at me and my party. I will respond, soon, to every false charge.” said Gandhi.
Yesterday in Loksabha while discussing on Rohit Vermula Case and JNU row, HRD Minister Smriti Irani launched a counter attack against the opposition.
She alleged that she had been targeted by the Congress because of her work in Amethi, Rahul Gandhi’s constituency.
“Have you ever seen Rahul Gandhi go to one spot twice? Never. But in this, he saw political opportunity,” said the minister.
Rohith Vemula, a 26-year-old research scholar, who committed suicide after banning from hostel and other areas on campus for allegedly attacking an activist of the BJP-linked student group ABVP.
The Congress and other parties have alleged that Rohith was punished by the university because of pressure from Smriti Irani and another minister, Bandaru Dattatreya, who had asked for action against those who had attacked the ABVP activist.
The opposition had also attacked the government over the arrest of JNU students on sedition charges raising anti-national slogans and over an event in support of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
@ targeted Rahul Gandhi for supporting the students and said: “Even Indira Gandhi lost power but her son didn’t support anti-India slogans.