Vastavam web: The Delhi BJP hit out at Delhi Chief Minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday, accusing him of speaking the language of Pakistan over the prevailing tension between India and the neighbouring country. The sharp attack on Kejriwal came after he accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of being busy with strengthening the saffron party’s booth-level organisation at a time when the country was worried about an air force pilot being in the custody of Pakistan.
“Kejriwal is speaking the language of Pakistan. He will be given a befitting reply by people for degrading the sacrifice of soldiers,” Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari said. He also slammed the saffron party, saying, “The BJP is counting corpses, shame on such a party,” referring to the killing of the 40 CRPF personnel in the February 14 terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama. The prime minister interacted with thousands of BJP workers through video-conferencing as part of the ruling party’s “Mera Booth Sabse Mazboot” campaign on Thursday.
Tiwari accused Kejriwal of playing politics at a time when the entire country stood with the armed forces. “Kejriwal is speaking the language of Pakistan and trying to humiliate the country. He is showing his mindset and behaving like an ISI agent. The people of Delhi will give a befitting reply to him for politicising the sacrifice of our soldiers,” the BJP leader said in a statement.