New Delhi: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar stated that the Congress MPs should apologise to Union Minister Smriti Irani for their behaviour while she was speaking in the Lok Sabha.
“We condemn how some MPs behaved when a Minister (Smriti Irani) was speaking a while back, they should apologise to her,” said Javadekar in the LS. Irani hit out at opposition parties MPs for politicising rape & said that they were quiet when rape was used as a political weapon.
Cornering the Opposition parties MPs in LS, Irani said that “the fact that you shout here today, means you do not want a woman to stand up and talk about issues.”
While opposition parties’ lawmakers were interrupting Irani during her speech at Lok Sabha, she said that the legislators were quiet when rape was used as a political weapon. “You were quiet when in Bengal panchayat polls, rape was used as a political weapon, you were quiet then,” she said. The debates comes after all 4 accused in rape & murder of veterinarian in Telangana were killed in an encounter with cops.