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Nitish condemns Pragya's 'Godse' remark

IANS  |  Patna 

BJP on Sunday lashed out at candidate Sadhvi for her statement in favour of assassin Nathuram Godse, and said that he "would not tolerate such remarks".

Commenting on the bBJP's candidate's statement "was a patriot", the said: "It is condemnable. What action the party takes is their internal matter. We should not tolerate such a statement."

Pragya Thakur, who is also a Malegaon blast accused, spurred a row and drew flak after she lauded the killer of

Speaking to the media after casting his vote said: "should think about such comments. We condemn such remarks."

Thakur had earlier too, created controversy after she claimed that 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare, who died fighting against terrorist in Mumbai, lost his life because he tortured the BJP in jail.

She is contesting against senior from



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First Published: Sun, May 19 2019. 10:46 IST