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BJP is an opportunist, remembers Ram temple when elections near: Congress

Congress expects that the BJP and groups associated with it will refrain from the "politicisation of Ram mandir and Lord Ram"

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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The on Tuesday said that the BJP remembers when elections are near and alleged that the ruling party is just interested in seeking votes in the name of

The has been used by the (BJP) for political opportunism and it is still doing it, spokesperson told a press conference here.

Asked about the issue on which several BJP leaders have made comments, he said, "The basic question is that the BJP remembers the Ram temple when elections come. We have been saying this continuously, and the history of the last 26 years is witness to this fact that neither they have any attachment to the Ram temple, nor to Lord Rama, they only want to bag votes in his name."

"The Ram temple has been used by the BJP for political opportunism and is still doing it... We condemn it," Tewari said.

He said the expects that the BJP and groups associated with it will refrain from the "politicisation of Ram mandir and Lord Ram" that they have been indulging in.

First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 20:50 IST
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