Congress leader Sachin Pilot has defended the party on the allegations of Union Home Minister Amit Shah. He said that this is happening for the first time in a democracy that the government is asking questions, whereas the job of asking questions is that of the opposition. Efforts are being made to suppress the voice of the opposition. On Shah’s allegations, Sachin Pilot said that a symbolic protest was being registered by wearing black clothes. Let us tell you that Amit Shah had alleged that why did the Congress choose today for the demonstration? On this day, Prime Minister Modi had laid the foundation stone of the temple at Shri Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya.
In a conversation with Aaj Tak, Congress leader Sachin Pilot responded to Home Minister Amit Shah’s allegations. Said that Congress party leaders wore black clothes because our protest was a symbolic protest against the government on inflation. The government has completely failed on inflation. Efforts are being made to suppress the voice of the opposition. The government is trying to suppress the voice of the opposition on the issue of inflation.
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Pilot on Shah’s Hindutva allegations
Why did the Congress party protest by wearing black clothes on the day of celebration of Ram Janmabhoomi Pujan? Responding to this question, Congress leader Sachin Pilot said that the decision of the court on Ram Janmabhoomi is not today. The matter was going on for a long time. He counter-attacked the BJP that the government was running away from the discussion and making baseless allegations against the opposition.
Let us inform that some time ago, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that he has strongly opposed the performance of Congress across the country. He said that after all, why did the Congress choose today for the demonstration? Why were black clothes worn for the protest, he said. He said that on this day last year, Prime Minister Modi had laid the foundation stone of the temple at Shri Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya. Today should have been celebrated, but the Congress, following the path of appeasement, protested on this day.
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