You are here: Home » News-ANI » National
Business Standard

MP Minister invites wrath of Valmiki community

ANI  |  Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh) [India] 

on Tuesday invited the wrath of community after she called sage Valmiki, of Ramayana, a dacoit.

Chitnis was here to participate in the All community conclave.

After she finished her address, some of the members of community protested against her for insulting the great sage by calling him a dacoit.

Though Chitnis immediately tendered apology from the stage, she maintained that she was misunderstood.

Later talking to reporters, Chitnis said, "I was only talking about correcting the history that was written under British Rule. If someone is hurt by my words then I apologise from the core of my heart.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, January 10 2018. 08:00 IST