Mayawati accused Narendra Modi using Vande Mataram for political interest

New Delhi: BSP chief Mayawati addressing media in Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday. PTI Photo by Subhav Shukla(PTI7_18_2017_000016B)
Vastavam web: BSP chief Mayawati today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of using Vande Mataram to serve the BJP’s political interest, hours after he said that those who keep the country clean have the first right to chant the national song.”First BJP used vande matram for making electoral gains and now there is an attempt to change it into a political slogan …this is unfortunate and a matter of concern for the nation,” Mayawati said in a statement here.At the youth convention, Modi said, “the sanitation and cleaning workers have the first right to chant Vande Mataram.”
Mayawati demanded immediate stop to the use of the national song to serve “political” interest.”There is a vast difference in what the BJP and its leaders say and do and therefore they do not have any right to preach the countrymen,” the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said.