Digvijaya calls Modi's slogan fascist
Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday slammed Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strongman Narendra Modi and said his slogan for a 'Congress-free' India is 'fascist'.
"BJP earlier slogan BHAY BHOOK BRASHTACHAR MUKT BHARAT/ MODI'S SLOGAN - CONGRESS MUKT BHARAT," Singh tweeted on Monday.
"Now in Modi's BJP BHAY BHOOK BRASHTACHAR MUKT BHARAT is no longer an issue . Would the BJP Think Tank or the Spokespersons pl respond?" he said.
"Isn't Modi's and now BJP's slogan of CONGRESS MUKT BHARAT , FASCIST? Would all other non BJP Non Communal Political Parties pl respond?" he posted on micro-blogging site Twitter.
On Aug 12, Singh had criticized Modi for using US President Barack Obama's war cry "Yes we can" to flag off the party's poll campaign for 2014 in Hyderabad on Aug 11.
"Now we have a FAKE DESI OBAMA too. FEKU at his best !" Singh had tweeted.
"Religious Fanatics would like to take us back to medieval times. They must accept that Facebook and Internet is a fact of life now !" he posted.
(Posted on 19-08-2013)