‘We believe armed forces, not jumla jodi’: TMC’s Derek O’Brien asks if NDA government is sending soldiers to die without a plan


New Delhi: The Trinamool Congress on Monday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah and stated that the armed forces had been getting used for political posturing.

File image of Derek O'Brien. News 18

File picture of Derek O’Brien. Information 18

Minutes after the press convention of Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, wherein he stated that the Indian Air Pressure doesn’t depend the variety of useless, the prime minister’s workplace tweeted that everybody ought to imagine the armed forces and be happy with them.

“All of us imagine the armed forces. Are happy with them. We do not imagine the jumla jodi. Are you sending our troopers to die and not using a plan? Or goal?… Or is your goal solely to win an election? You shamelessly scale back valuable photos of martyred jawans to a backdrop at your political rally,” tweeted TMC nationwide spokesperson Derek O’Brien.

In one other tweet, O’Brien additionally focused Shah over a speech made by Shah in Assam, and stated, “In this speech , you shamelessly reduce the armed forces to being the private property of a political party.”

Shah, in his speech on 17 February, had stated that the sacrifices of the forces is not going to be in useless as a result of the BJP is in energy on the Centre.

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