In his first press briefing after resigning from Congress, Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday lauded PM Modi whereas attacking Congress for alleging that he’s shut to BJP. When he stop the occasion on August 26, Azad sent a stinging 5-web order resignation letter to Sonia Gandhi calling out Rahul Gandhi for dismantling the consultative mechanism, exercising vitality without responsibility and sidelining senior leaders. The ragged J&Ok CM alleged that he turned into focused by Congress as he turned an eyesore owing to his association with G23.
Ghulam Nabi Azad remarked, “The of us which possess fulfilled the dream of Narendra Modi possess joined hands with Narendra Modi and BJP, no longer me. What had PM Modi mentioned? Congress-mukt Bharat. These of us that helped him originate Congress-mukt Bharat possess joined hands with Modi no longer me. These of us that hug him after making a speech in front of the entire world and divulge that we place no longer possess the leisure against you and our coronary heart is clear- has he (Rahul Gandhi) joined hands with (PM Modi) or me?”
Taking a swipe at Congress communications in-save Jairam Ramesh who jibed that Azad’s DNA had been ‘Modi-fied’, he opined, “Folks in my occasion are no longer that professional. The actual person that is speaking about DNA will not be any longer a member of the Congress occasion. He has no longer worked on the block or district level. He turned a Union Minister and Rajya Sabha MP reliable to plant this legend. No one knows what the DNA of his occasion is. No one knows which divulge and district he belongs to. He turned into a freelancer till some years ago.”
Explaining the context in which the PM praised him for the length of his farewell in Rajya Sabha, the ragged Congress chief mentioned, “He (PM Modi) confirmed humanity. After I turned into the CM of Kashmir, a grenade burst interior a automobile. So, of us died on the dilemma. Some of us lost a leg, others sustained injuries. When the CM of Gujarat called, I turned into crying. He heard the sound of my crying”. “Neither he cried for me nor I cried for him. We both cried whereas remembering the sad incident in which the of us of Gujarat had been killed. Folks in my occasion are so illiterate that they began spreading canards since that day,” he added.
PM Modi’s emotional speech in Rajya Sabha
On February 9, 2021, PM Modi interpret an emotional farewell to Ghulam Nabi Azad whose duration of time in the Rajya Sabha turned into coming to an stay. All the design thru his contend with, the PM recalled their interplay after a grenade turned into lobbed by terrorists at a bus carrying tourists from Gujarat in J&Ok in 2006. Azad, who turned into serving as the CM, straight called Modi after the incident. Talking about their conversation, the PM mentioned that the then Congress chief’s tears would no longer stay. Afterwards, Azad called him from the airplane when the bodies of the fright victims had been sent again and stayed alive to till the airplane landed in Gujarat.
A teary-eyed PM Modi recalled, “Even as you had been the Chief Minister, I also served as the Chief Minister of a divulge. In that duration, we had been very shut. You’ll be ready to generally receive an incident where we had no contact. There are many of us from Gujarat among the tourists that seek the advice of with Jammu and Kashmir. On one occasion, terrorists attacked them. Now not no longer as much as 8 of us died. The first name I obtained turned into from Ghulam Nabi Azad. His tears weren’t stopping on the phone.”
“At that point, Pranab Mukherjee turned into the Defence Minister. I called him and requested whether the airplane of the forces will be made accessible to ferry the ineffective body. It turned into very dead. (Pranab) Mukherjee Sahab mentioned that I will affect the plot. On that night, Ghulam Nabi Ji any other time called me from the airport. He turned into disquieted about them corresponding to how any person is disquieted about one’s relatives,” he elaborated.