The BJP today expressed displeasure over Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma's comments that goddess Sita's birth was evidence of a test tube baby "project" during the Ramayana and asked him to exercise restraint in his speeches.
The disapproval came after Sharma's comments were criticised and it was believed that his views might hurt the party's image as Sita is a revered figure for Hindus.
"Janak (Sita's father) used a plough, and a baby came out from the pitcher. She became Sitaji. This is some kind of technology which is similar to today's test tube baby," he had said during a programme last night.
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