Emotions Unleashed! After Derogatory Tweet On PM, Digvijaya Faces Backlash

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| September 8 , 2017 , 19:26 IST

As senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh posted a derogatory meme of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his official twitter account on Friday, twitterati bombarded the leader for using abusive words in regards to the Prime Minister.

On Friday, Digvijaya Singh tweeted a picture of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with some text reading abusive words. Along with the picture, he wrote, "Not mine but couldn't help posting it. My apologies to the person concerned. He is the best in the "Art of Fooling!"

The prominent Congress leader has a verified account on twitter and over 700 thousand followers. With a following that strong, the leader is bound to get a filling response to each and every one of his controversial tweet.

People swarmed Singh's account with tweets about respecting the Prime Minister and limits to the freedom of speech.

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Here are some tweets for you to see for yourself:

This is not the first time the congress leader has indulged in such activities. He has been spotted making similar statements from time to time, be it referring to Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir as India-occupied-Kashmir or calling terrorist Osama Bin Laden as "Osamaji".

The Congress high command is keeping its mum on the issue while a spokesperson has distanced the party from the statement saying, “One should restrain from using unparliamentary language while making any statement; should use sober language. Sober language is the soul of the party."

So far, there is no word on any actions against the senior Congress leader.


Between Diggy and Rahul, have ensured that their utterances have made Modi looks good and BJP wins. Sibal, Anand Sharma, Manish and Singhvi too have pitched in , but the real credit for a strong showing by BJP goes to Diggy and Rahul .