Taking robust exception to the invitation for the G20 dinner despatched within the identify of ‘President of Bharat’ and never India, AAP Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha on Tuesday mentioned that the latest transfer by the Centre has ignited a public debate and that individuals’s nationwide identification will not be the BJP’s private property that it will possibly modify on whims and fancies.
Taking to the social media platform, X, the Aam Aadmi Social gathering senior chief mentioned, “The BJP’s latest transfer to alter the reference from ‘President of India’ to ‘President of Bharat’ on official G20 summit invites has raised eyebrows and ignited a public debate. How can the BJP strike down ‘INDIA’? The nation would not belong to a political celebration; it belongs to 135 crore Indians.”
“Our nationwide identification will not be the BJP’s private property that it will possibly modify on whims and fancies,” he added.
Earlier within the day, Congress Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Ramesh additionally claimed that Rashtrapati Bhawan has despatched out an invitation for a G20 dinner on September 9 within the identify of ‘President of Bharat’ as a substitute of the standard ‘President of India’.
Ramesh accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “distorting historical past and dividing India” and mentioned the target of events within the INDIA bloc can be “BHARAT – Carry Concord, Amity, Reconciliation And Belief.”
“So the information is certainly true. Rashtrapati Bhawan has despatched out an invitation for a G20 dinner on Sept ninth within the identify of ‘President of Bharat’ as a substitute of the standard ‘President of India’. Now, Article 1 within the Structure can learn: “Bharat, that was India, shall be a Union of States.” However now even this “Union of States” is underneath assault,” Ramesh mentioned on ‘X’, previously often called Twitter.
“Mr Modi can proceed to distort historical past and divide India, that’s Bharat, that could be a Union of States. However we is not going to be deterred. In any case, what’s the goal of INDIA events? It’s BHARAT-Carry Concord, Amity, Reconciliation And Belief. Judega BHARAT Jeetega INDIA!” he added.
In the meantime, Union Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar additionally lashed out at Congress and mentioned that the nation was Bharat and can at all times stay Bharat.
“They’ve an issue with all the things and I don’t need to say something for them. I’m a ‘Bharatwaasi’, the identify of my nation was ‘Bharat’ and can stay ‘Bharat’ at all times. If Congress has an issue with this, they need to discover a remedy for it themselves,” the Union Minister mentioned whereas talking to ANI.
Other than it, BJP Rajya Sabha MP Harnath Singh Yadav mentioned all the nation is demanding that the phrase ‘Bharat’ ought to be used as a substitute of ‘India’.
“The phrase ‘India’ is an abuse given to us by the British whereas the phrase ‘Bharat’ is an emblem of our tradition…I would like there ought to be a change in our Structure and the phrase ‘Bharat’ ought to be added to it,” he mentioned.
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