Union Home Minister Amit Shah tweeted video of a soldier’s father.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah this morning tweeted a video of a soldier’s father in barb at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who has been attacking the government over the situation at the India-China border after clashes in Ladakh in which 20 Indian soldiers laid down their lives. In the video, an old man can be heard telling Rahul Gandhi: “Don’t indulge in politics.”
“A brave armyman’s father speaks and he has a very clear message for Mr. Rahul Gandhi. At a time when the entire nation is united, Mr. Rahul Gandhi should also rise above petty politics and stand in solidarity with national interest (sic),” Amit Shah tweeted this morning along with the clip.
In the clip shared by news agency ANI, an old man – wearing a yellow turban and white kurta – can be heard saying: “Indian Army is a strong army. It can defeat China and other nations. Rahul Gandhi, you should not indulge in politics. My son fought… he will fight again. I pray to god he gets better soon.”
A brave armyman’s father speaks and he has a very clear message for Mr. Rahul Gandhi.
At a time when the entire nation is united, Mr. Rahul Gandhi should also rise above petty politics and stand in solidarity with national interest.https://t.co/BwT4O0JOvl
— Amit Shah (@AmitShah)June 20, 2020
Rahul Gandhi has been tweeting every day on Ladakh standoff after 20 soldiers were killed in the fight at Galwan valley. This morning, the 50-year-old Congress MP from Kerala’s Wayanad tweeted: “PM has surrendered Indian territory to Chinese aggression. If the land was Chinese: 1. Why were our soldiers killed? 2. Where were they killed?”
On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an all-party meeting to discuss the situation at the border. “Neither is anyone inside our territory nor is any of our post captured. India wants peace a