When we were counting bodies of jawans, PM Modi was shooting film like a Bollywood star: Congress on Pulwama attack
Questioning the “priorities” of Narendra Modi, the Congress on Thursday alleged that the Prime Minister continued shooting for a film in the Jim Corbett National Park for his “propaganda and publicity” even as 40 CRPF jawans were killed in a terror attack in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on February 14.
While referring to reports in a section of the media and providing a timeline of events of the day, Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said the Prime Minister continued to “enjoy boat rides” with the camera crew even as the country was picking up the “pieces of the martyrs”.…
Hitting out at the Prime Minister for neglecting his “raj dharma” (duty of governance), Surjewala told reporters, “The prime minister also knew about it, yet the PM, a person who claims himself to be a pseudo-nationalist, continues to shoot a film (for Discovery channel) for self-propagation in Corbett National Park in Ramnagar.”…
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