New Delhi, Oct 14: The Congress on Thursday hit out on the BJP over what it mentioned have been “casteist” and “racist” feedback towards former MP Udit Raj by an ex-national vp of the saffron celebration’s youth wing. The All India Confederation of SC/ST organisation filed a grievance on the North Avenue police station towards Santosh Ranjan Rai, a former nationwide vp of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), for allegedly utilizing “casteist” and “racist” feedback towards Congress chief Raj Alluding to the remarks on Raj by Rai, Congress’ chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala, in a tweet in Hindi, mentioned the BJP should be ashamed of itself. “Utilizing a casteist phrase and a coverage of racism is the BJP’s mentality,” he alleged.
Surjewala said Raj is an able administrative officer and a skilled politician and BJP chief J P Nadda should apologise for Rai’s remarks. Other Congress leaders such as Pawan Khera and Ragini Nayak also condemned the remarks against Raj.
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