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Pragya Singh row: TRS demands apology over Godse remarks

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Rashtra Samithi working K T Rama Thursday demanded an apology from BJPs Lok Sabha seat candidate and Malegaon blast accused for her remarks on Mahatma Gandhis assassin Nathuram

The described as "patriot", but apologised for it hours later and withdrew the statement.

"No matter what politics you affiliate with, what ideology you espouse, there are some lines that you just dont cross. Thakurs statement is absolutely reprehensible and abominable.

She should apologise unconditionally for vilifying the Father of our nation," tweeted.

The BJP distanced itself from her remark saying it did not agree with her, as "Mahatma Gandhis killer cannot be a patriot.

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First Published: Thu, May 16 2019. 20:26 IST
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