Will never apologise, states Rahul on rape remarks


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December thirteen, 2019 fourteen:39 IST

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha during the winter session of Parliament in New Delhi on December 13, 2019.

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha through the winter season session of Parliament in New Delhi on December 13, 2019.
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December thirteen, 2019 fourteen:39 IST


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The Congress leader also clarified his rape assertion that triggered protests by the BJP in equally Homes of Parliament.

Underneath assault for his rape remarks, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday mentioned he would never apologise and rather demanded that Key Minister Narendra Modi need to do so around an old video in which he claimed that Delhi had turned into a “rape capital” underneath the UPA dispensation.

“As considerably as their (BJP’s) desire for apologising, I am hardly ever heading to apologise to them,” Mr. Gandhi told reporters outdoors Parliament.

The Congress chief also clarified his rape assertion thatinduced protests by the BJP in both equally Residences of Parliament.

Mr. Gandhi explained he only designed a position that Mr. Modi experienced been speaking about ‘Made in India’, but where ever a single sees it is “rape in India” as rapes are going on all above.

He explained the principal situation nowadays was that Mr. Modi and Union Residence Minister Amit Shah experienced burnt the complete Northeast, adding that BJP was diverting focus by raising his rape remarks.

On Twitter, Mr. Gandhi said: “Modi must apologise. For burning the North East. For destroying Indias economic system. For this speech, a clip of which I’m attaching.”

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