Congress used Manmohan Singh for telling lie on Article 370: Naqvi
Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday slammed Congress over former prime minister Manmohan Singh’s comment that Congress had voted in favour of the dilution of Article 370 in Parliament and had opposed the manner in which Article 370 was abrogated, saying the opposition party has used a senior leader to deliver such statement which is a “lie”.
“I am extremely sad to learn that Congress used such a senior leader to deliver a statement on the matter of abrogation of Article 370. Singh has been defamed for his comment. The senior leader was asked to lie in front of everyone, this is extremely sad,” Naqvi told ANI.
Singh had told reporters in Mumbai on Thursday that party had voted in favour of the dilution of Article 370 in Parliament but was opposed to the high-handed manner in which the government had done it.
Naqvi also targeted Singh for …