Siddaramaiah asks BJP:‘Hold Trump event in Kashmir’
Delhi, Feb 24: Raising questions about the situation in Kashmir, senior
Congress leader and former Karnataka chief minister Sidddaramaiah on Monday
asked the BJP heading the union government to prove ‘normalcy’ by hosting US
President Donald Trump’s event in the valley.
@BJP4India feels Kashmir has returned to Normalcy, & If @BJP4India feels
that there is no govt orchestrated violence. Now is the time to prove the same
by hosting @realDonaldTrump’s event at Kashmir,” Siddaramaiah tweeted.
concerns raised by opposition parties, the government has said efforts have
been made to restore normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir which faced months of
restrictions after its special status under Article 370 was scrapped in August
who is Leader of Opposition in Karnataka Assembly, in another tweet hit out at
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the long wall built near the airport in
Ahmedabad allegedly to block view of a slum, ahead of Trumps visit. It is time
for @realDonaldTrump to get inspired from @narendramodi. Inspiration to build
decorative walls to hide not so decorative life!! he tweeted.
opposition Congress in Gujarat had accused the BJP- ruled civic body in Ahmedabadof
building the 500-metre long wall to block view of a slum colony. Refuting the
allegations, AMC officials had said the construction of the wall, around four
feet in height, was approved much before Trump’s Gujarat visit was finalised.
accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump and a high-level delegation, arrived in
Ahmedabad around noon on Monday for a little less than 36-hour-long trip.