Ex-Vice President Hamid Ansari is known for making vile comments and absurd observations to demean India at every possible forum. Yesterday he once again sparked an ‘Intolerance’ row while speaking at a special Congressional briefing. He was accusing the Modi Government of perpetuating ‘intolerance’.
Ansari alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party government was seeking to discriminate between citizens on the basis of religion.
Hamid Ansari and Swara Bhaskar were invited by an Anti-India organization
It is learned that former Vice President Hamid Ansari and actress Swara Bhaskar participated in an event by IAMC on Republic Day, an organization that tried to get India blacklisted by the US.
IAMC is known for paying money to get India black-list by the US is linked with Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) & Linked with the fraud in name of Covid crisis.
Disinfo Lab has investigated this issue and put forth a detailed tweet thread to expose this matter.
Modi government has imposed UAPA on Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) last year for spreading fake news to incite communal violence and reinforces the narrative of minority plight in India – from fabricated stories on CAA to Tripura violence. IAMC members like Kaleem Kawaja have been vocal supporters of the Taliban.
Ansari’s controversial comments have been slammed by Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, who called it a peak of anti-India propaganda. “This is unfortunate. This is anti-India propaganda. We are a secular nation that respects the value of unity and we condemn comments like this,” the Union Minister said.
Furthermore, Naqvi also hit out at the Indian American Muslim Council, the organization that held the event. Naqvi said that the organization has a history of attacking India, and it is at the organization’s event that the ‘India bashing brigade’ launched such a condemnable attack on the nation.