Siddaramaiah hits out at Narendra Modi for his jibe at Rahul Gandhi ‘using name of dyslexic people’


Bengaluru: Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah Monday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his purported political potshot at Congress president Rahul Gandhi whereas answering a query by a scholar on dyslexia.

File image of former Karnataka chief minister and Congress leader Siddaramaiah. Twitter/@siddaramaiah

File picture of former Karnataka chief minister and Congress chief Siddaramaiah. Twitter/@siddaramaiah

Concentrating on Modi, Siddaramaiah tweeted: “Just came across a video of Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking political potshots using the name of dyslexic people. Shame on you Modi!! You just can’t go below this. Your insensitivity can’t be washed away by dipping in any river. They may be slow in learning but not heartless like you.”

Karnataka Congress president Dinesh Gundu Rao additionally hit out at Modi for the reported jibe.

Posting a video of the prime minister making that remark, Rao tweeted Sunday, “If there was ever a classless crude Prime Minister India has seen, here’s one. Yuck!”

Throughout a video interplay, a woman Sunday sought to know from Modi the measures taken by the federal government to profit dyslexic kids.
Earlier than she even completed her query, the prime minister made a remark presupposed to be a political jibe at Rahul Gandhi.

Modi requested the scholar whether or not the scheme for dyslexic individuals she was speaking about would profit a 40 or 50-year-old youngster. He then stated the mom of such kids could be very a lot joyful.

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