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Ladakh standoff: Congress, BJP trade barbs over Chinese incursion in Galwan

The BJP has cited this to attack the Congress as the opposition party has become increasingly aggressive against the Narendra Modi government over its handling of the border standoff with China


Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) with newly elected BJP National President JP Nadda (R), after the latter was elected as the new chief of the BJP unit unopposed, at BJP HQ. | Photo: PTI

BS Web Team New Delhi
Accusing Rahul Gandhi of trying to "divide the nation" and "demoralise" the armed forces during crucial situations, BJP president J P Nadda asked on Tuesday if it was the "effect" of the MoU the Congress had signed with the Communist Party of China.

"First, Congress signs MoU with the Chinese Communist Party. Then, Congress surrenders land to China. During Doklam issue, Rahul Gandhi secretly goes to the Chinese embassy. During crucial situations, Rahul Gandhi tries to divide the nation and demoralise armed forces. Effects of MoU?" Nadda said in a tweet.

The two parties had signed a memorandum of understanding

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First Published: Jun 23 2020 | 12:19 PM IST

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