Home Politics Congress leader Hardik Patel calls PM Narendra Modi 'Yamraj'

Congress leader Hardik Patel calls PM Narendra Modi ‘Yamraj’

In his attempt to provoke the crowd in Madhya Pradesh against the Prime Minister, Hardik said "There is one 'Yamraj' who is sitting in Delhi, I know that. But he is not here right now."

The Patidar agitation and Congress leader Hardik Patel once again stirred controversy by referring to Prime Minister Modi as ‘Yamraj’ (God of death) in his rally in Madhya Pradesh on Friday reports Republic TV.

In his attempt to provoke the crowd in Madhya Pradesh against the Prime Minister, Hardik said, “This land is the land of farmers and labourers. Why are you all sitting so quietly? Like some Yamraj has come amidst you all. There is one ‘Yamraj’ who is sitting in Delhi, I know that. But he is not here right now.”

This is not the first time a Congress leader has used the term for Modi. Earlier, Congress leader Rashid Alvin a press conference in 2013 had referred to the then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as ‘Yamraj’.

- Ad - - article resumes -

Hardik Patel, who was barred from contesting the Lok Sabha elections, as the Gujarat High Court refused to stay his conviction in a case of rioting, previously too made a racist remark. In a sound byte given to the media last month, Hardik had said that if he wants to look for a ‘Chowkidaar’, he will go to Nepal and instead, he wants a Prime Minister who can strengthen the economy of the country, education and work for the youth and armed forces.

He reiterated at the end of his statement that he doesn’t want a ‘chowkidaar’ but a Prime Minister for the nation. Hardik Patel made this racist statement against Gorkhas and Nepalis after casting his vote in Viramgam in Gujarat on April 23.

Help Opindia Reach Every Indian. Share This Post
We need your support to survive in the media industry. Please consider paying us for the content we produce:

To know more about these payments, please click here.


Big Story

SC will hear Ghulam Nabi Azam's petition against abrogation of Article 370 on 16th September

2019 World Cup Is Here!

Catch the latest on Cricket World Cup as it unfolds, special coverage by Opindia

To Advertise on Opindia.com Click here

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala slams notions of economic crisis gripping the country

“I don’t want Pappu to be my Prime Minister”: Investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala says PM Modi has performed very well

In an explosive interview, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala pulled no punches in rubbishing the doomsayers casting aspersions on Modi government

Prashant Kishor’s team starts reaching out to media and influencers with ‘paid content’ offers ahead of West Bengal assembly elections

Darjeeling Chronicle has exposed how Prashant Kishor led IPAC is reaching out to 'influencers' and digital portals to carry out paid campaigning for TMC and Mamata Banerjee ahead of 2021 West Bengal state elections
Image Source: twitter

Malala Yousafzai spreads fake news, claims girl from Kashmir missed her exams on August 12 which was an Eid holiday

According to Malala, one of the three girls from Kashmir missed her exams on August 12. However, August 12 is a notified holiday declared across the country by Government of India on the occasion of Bakr Id or Eid ul-Adha.

‘Kashmir free from shackles of Pakistan sponsored terrorism’: Pakistani org representing Pashtuns refuses to support Imran Khan’s Kashmir protest, backs India

Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM), the principal body representing Pashtuns in Pakistan, has rejected Prime Minister Imran Khan’s recent call to all people in which he urged them to come out and support Pakistan’s narrative on Kashmir. 
Sharad pawar invents a new excuse to shift the blame of the defeat in the Lok Sabha polls

Pakistan hospitable, BJP govt spreading lies about Pakistan for political gains: NCP supremo Sharad Pawar at minority event

NCP chief Sharad Pawar expressed his admiration for terror state Pakistan stating that the people of Pakistan are "very hospitable" while blaming BJP govt for spreading lies about Pakistan for political gains

Raj Thackeray’s MNS, with zero Vidhan Sabha seats, threatens to boycott forthcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections

Raj Thackeray's MNS is contemplating to boycott the upcoming Maharashtra state assembly elections
Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri

Vivek ‘Ranjan’ Agnihotri speaks about caste politics being played in Bollywood

Vivek Agnihotri responds to Neeraj Ghaywan’s tweets, and also shares a hitherto unknown trivia about his full name.
Allahabad University professor goes on indefinite leave after video insulting Hindu gods goes viral

Allahabad University professor who had boasted of urinating on a Shivling in viral video goes on indefinite leave, claims ‘lynching’ fear

Dr Vikram Harijan had claimed in the video that he had once urinated on a Shivling just to prove that the gods cannot do him any harm.

‘I begged them to kill me’: Uighur Muslim woman describes her torture in Chinese concentration camp

The Chinese have attracted very little retribution from the international community for its inhumane treatment of Uighur Muslims.
Subscribe to Day's Top Stories
[newsletter_form type="minimal"]
- Advertisment -

Latest articles

Connect with us

182,753FansLike
179,927FollowersFollow
97,282SubscribersSubscribe
Help Opindia Reach Every Indian. Share This Post