A day after Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh expressed doubts over the Batla House encounter, the party sought to stay away from any controversy by refusing any comment on his statement.
“Digvijay Singh is a senior leader of the party... You have to ask him the meaning and scope of his statement,” party spokesman Abhishek Manu Singhvi said.
BJP on Batla remark
The BJP criticised Digvijay Singh for his reported remark on Batla House. Party spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad said, “This was the worst manifestation of vote bank politics.”