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Not a single section of society happy with Modi: Congress

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The on Sunday said not a single section of society is happy with the and that the actions of the BJP-led government have put the country and its Constitution in danger.

"Initially we thought the farmers were unhappy with the government, then slowly the youth, then the Dalits and now the women. Tell me one section of society that is satisfied with the Modi government, is not unhappy or is not angry," told reporters.

On crimes against women, he said "Over the last 13 to 14 days, heart-wrenching incidents have come from Kathua, Unnao, Surat, Assam, Sasaram and And the takes 48 to 72 hours to merely pay lip service."

Also, he added, the broke his silence only after pressure from the media, social media, the opposition and who led a midnight protest at Gate demanding safety for women.

The Congress said if two BJP ministers in resigned after an eight-year-old girl was raped and murdered in district, why was Chief Minister not removed after he tried defending BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, the main accused in the gang rape of a 17-year-old woman in Uttar Pradesh's district.

Stressing that the actions and reactions of the have deeply disturbed the country, the Congress said: "Today, the country is in danger, the Constitution is in danger and all the institutions are in danger."



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First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 19:06 IST