Khabarindiaonline: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took a jibe at the Congress and other opposition parties over the no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha against his Government, saying he was thankful to them as they allowed him to expose the Opposition’s hollowness.
Addressing the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting in New Delhi, Mr Modi said the motion brought by the Opposition underscored its political immaturity, and lack of understanding and substance. Briefing reporters, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar quoted the Prime Minister as saying that all the members of NDA allies should be felicitated for winning no confidence motion.
Mr Modi also praised Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s speech on the motion and asked party members to take it to the masses. Mr Kumar said that the Prime Minister was told by people about the motion and his counter to the opposition during his recent tour to African countries.
The meeting also saw top BJP leaders, including Union ministers Nitin Gadkari and Sushma Swaraj besides BJP president Amit Shah, felicitating the Prime Minister and also speaking on the matter. ( Source: AIRN ).