BJP MP and actor Shatrughan Sinha congratulates Rahul Gandhi, says long live INC
BJP Member of Parliament Shatrughan Sinha’s stand comes amid digs by top BJP leaders at Rahul Gandhi on his becoming the Congress chief.Updated: Dec 17, 2017 10:42 IST
BJP Member of Parliament Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday congratulated Rahul Gandhi on becoming the new Congress president and wished well for the future of India’s oldest political party.
“Today is the day of rise of most natural and deserving Rahul Gandhi as President of the oldest and respected party of India. Let us all congratulate him in true national spirit. In the larger interest of democracy, I also wish ‘Long live the Indian National Congress,” the actor turned politician, who is a Lok Sabha MP from Patna Saheb seat in Bihar, said in a tweet.
Today is also the rising day of the most natural & deserving Rahul Gandhi @OfficeOfRG as President of the oldest & respected party of India, the INC. Let's all also congratulate him in true national spirit. In the larger interest of democracy I also wish Long live INC. Jai Hind!— Shatrughan Sinha (@ShatruganSinha) December 16, 2017
His stand comes amid digs by top BJP leaders at Rahul Gandhi on his becoming the Congress chief.
In the past, the yesteryear Bollywood actor has expressed views on several issues that are against the BJP’s official line.
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First Published: Dec 17, 2017 10:33 IST