New Delhi. The Congress on Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his announcement of celebrating ‘Bhajan Vibhishika Memorial Day’ in memory of the struggles and sacrifices of the people of the country during the partition and alleged that the Prime Minister first celebrated Pakistan on its Independence Day and national Congratulate the day and then remember the partition as the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections approach. Party’s chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala also said that BJP’s “divisive fraud” has now been exposed.
tell that, PM Modi On Saturday announced that August 14 would be observed as Partition Vibhishika Memorial Day in memory of the struggles and sacrifices of the people and said that the pain of Partition can never be forgotten. Modi said lakhs of people were displaced and many lost their lives due to the violence and senseless hatred caused by Partition.
Congress party spokesperson surjewala Sharing an old Prime Minister’s tweet and his letter to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, tweeted, “Divisive deceit exposed, can’t deceive the country now. Congratulations to Pakistan on 22nd March. Remember March 22 is the day when the Muslim League (March 22, 1940) passed the resolution for partition. Congratulations to Pakistan on 14th August also. The memory of Partition came as soon as the Uttar Pradesh elections came. Wow sir!”
The tweet shared by the Congress General Secretary is from August 14, 2015, in which he has congratulated Pakistan on Independence Day. The letter Surjewala cited was written by the Prime Minister to his Pakistani counterpart on the ‘National Day’ there. Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said the prime minister should have apologized before announcing that his “ideological ancestors” and the Muslim League led to the partition of the country.
“The atmosphere created by their ideological ancestors and the Muslim League together led to the partition,” he claimed. They should apologize first.” Kheda said, “14 members of my family were killed during partition. Who are these people who remove our tension? Because of them I am in pain and today this tension is increasing again.