It was a mistake: Rahul Gandhi on Indira-imposed Emergency

Last updated on Mar 03, 2021, 09:09 am
It was a mistake: Rahul Gandhi on Indira-imposed Emergency

Statement

While admitting Emergency was wrong, Gandhi also defended Congress

What he said

He claimed RSS was taking over India's institutions

Quote

The independence of institutions being attacked in India: Gandhi

"Modern democracies function because there is institutional balance. Institutions operate independently. That independence is being attacked in India (by) one big institution called RSS. It is being systematically done, would not say democracy is eroding, would say it is being strangled, (sic)" he commented.

What he said

He recalled a conversation he had with Kamal Nath

Criticism

BJP has slammed Congress over Emergency

Details

On rift within Congress, Gandhi said he supports internal polls

Do you know?

Gandhi shared a clip from interaction with message for trolls

This morning, Gandhi shared a snippet from his interaction, saying that someone would take his words out of context and it will be covered by Indian news religiously. "That's just the way it is, but I am okay with it," he added.

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'Bring it on trolls'

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